Tag Archives: Payment of Wages Act

Civil Practice — Diversity Jurisdiction – Pleading Amendment – Non-Diverse Defendant – Labor & Employment – Wrongful Termination – First Impression – Remand (access required)

Greenspan v. Brothers Property Corp. (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-084-15, 14 pp.) (Richard Mark Gergel, J.) 2:14-cv-03875; D.S.C. Holding: Even though defendants had already removed this action when plaintiff amended his complaint to add a non-diverse defendant, given plaintiff’s pro se ...

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Labor & Employment – Payment of Wages Act – LLC – Member Liability (access required)

Allen v. Pinnacle Healthcare Systems, LLC Where defendants Robert J. Gunn and Rick Joyce were in charge of the defendant-limited liability company’s finances and knew they were not paying employees who were still working for the LLC, Gunn and Joyce are individually liable for the plaintiff-employee’s unpaid wages. We affirm the master-in-equity’s ruling as to Robert Gunn and Rick Joyce but reverse as to Timothy Gunn, who had no authority over the LLC’s finances.

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