Eviction Cos. Face Sanctions For Underpaid Homeless

Law360, New York (April 5, 2011, 7:14 PM EDT) -- A Washington federal judge on Thursday found eviction companies targeted in a proposed antitrust class action brought by homeless employees to be in contempt of court orders that directed them to pay workers minimum wage.

Judge Richard J. Leon of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia found eviction companies Crawford & Crawford, East Coast Express Eviction and Platinum Realtor Service Inc. in civil contempt of his previous ruling, which held that they must pay their employees the mandatory minimum wage for the jurisdictions...
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Case Title

ASHFORD et al v. EAST COAST EXPRESS EVICTION et al


Case Number

1:06-cv-01561

Court

District Of Columbia

Nature of Suit

Anti-Trust

Judge

Richard J. Leon

Date Filed

September 5, 2006

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