Professional Musicians Local 47, the American Federation of Musicians and other union locals blacklist members who resign fulltime membership, seven musicians claim in Los Angeles Federal Court. The plaintiffs play or played with the Long Beach, Riverside, and South Coast Symphonies and the New West Symphony Association.
A single mother claims Gary Vergini, her boss at Western Shower Door, forced her to have sex with him on pain of losing her job, in Clark County Court, Las Vegas.
Class-action complaints alleging Labor Code violations have been filed against these defendants: Western National Group, in Orange County Court, Calif.; Stride & Associates, Ensign United States Drilling, and Regent Parking, in Los Angeles Superior Court; and Kid Zone USA, in Ocala, Fla., Federal Court.
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