A. Meridian Health Lawsuit: Care Coordinator Unpaid Wage Claim Basics
The Siegel Law Group and Lee & Braziel have filed a lawsuit against Meridian Health Plan of Illinois, Inc. (“Meridian Health”). The Law Firms filed the Meridian Health lawsuit on behalf of former and current Meridian Health Care Coordinators (“Care Coordinators”) and other similarly situated employees employed at any time over the past three (3) years that Meridian Health:
- Classified as exempt from overtime;
- Paid on a salary basis; and
- Failed to pay overtime, despite regularly working over 40 hours per workweek.
We believe that this group includes all Care Coordinators Meridian Health employed across the country over the past three (3) years. Find the complaint filed in federal court to initiate the Lawsuit here.
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B. Meridian Health Lawsuit: Eligibility
We believe all Care Coordinators who Meridian Health paid on a salary basis employed over the past three (3) are eligible to join the Meridian Health Lawsuit. We encourage all Meridian Health Care Coordinators employed over the past three years to contact us to aid with our investigation of this lawsuit. Your help will allow us to bolster our client’s allegations and help strengthen the claims of all workers who elect to join the Meridian Health Lawsuit.
C. Meridian Health Lawsuit: The Potential Stakes Involved
Federal wage law permits employees denied overtime wages to potentially recover double the amount of wages owed to them that accrued over the past three years.Based on estimates from our clients, we believe that Care Coordinators may be due over a thousand dollars per pay period of their employment if Meridian Health failed to comply with federal overtime laws.
D. Meridian Health Lawsuit: Statute of Limitations Concerns
WARNING: Employees in federal overtime actions can only recover wages dating three years back from the date they file their consent in federal court in an unpaid wage lawsuit. Employees that do not timely file their consent in a federal wage action may lose money each and every day they fail to file their consent in federal court to join a federal overtime action.
E. Meridian Health Lawsuit: Case Information
Jack Siegel, J. Derek Braziel, Travis Gasper, and Jay Forester represent the potential nationwide class of Care Coordinators in the Meridian Health Lawsuit. A Meridian Health Care Coordinator, Kim Slaughter, filed the lawsuit on behalf of all Care Coordinators on August 10, 2017. The Meridian Health Lawsuit is currently pending in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division, Case No. 1:17-cv-5846.
G. Meridian Health Lawsuit: Call Us
Please contact us regarding any questions you may have regarding the Meridian Health Lawsuit. You may give us a call us at (214) 749-1400 or toll free at (866) 949-1400. You can also email us:
Derek Braziel: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jay Forester: email@example.com
Jack Siegel: firstname.lastname@example.org
Travis Gasper: Gasper@l-b-law.com
All consultations are absolutely free.