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The attorneys of Zeldes Haeggquist & Eck, LLP, are committed to their clients, to the community, to issues of social justice and the environment.

Education Corporation of America’s abrupt closure of more than 70 campus locations raises questions concerning its obligations to staff and students.

On December 5, 2018, Birmingham, Alabama based Education Corporation of America (“ECA”), operator of scores of for-profit colleges across the United States, abruptly announced that it was ceasing operations at more than 70 of its [...]

By |2018-12-07T15:11:15-08:00December 7th, 2018|

HAEGGQUIST & ECK TAPPED TO REPRESENT IMMIGRANT PARENTS AND CHILDREN IN  “ZERO TOLERANCE” FAMILY REUNIFICATION CASES  

A team of Haeggquist & Eck attorneys have been appointed local counsel for two groups of immigrant parents and children separated at the Mexican border under the United States government’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy, the [...]

By |2018-10-19T11:46:42-08:00October 19th, 2018|

CALIFORNIA SENDS A MESSAGE TO THE NATION: WOMEN MUST BE REPRESENTED IN THE CORPORATE BOARDROOM

California has again sent a message that gender inequality will not be tolerated – this time, in the corporate boardroom. Last weekend, Governor Jerry Brown, in one of his last acts as Governor, signed a [...]

By |2018-10-08T21:47:38-08:00October 8th, 2018|

CALIFORNIA SUPREME COURT RULES AGAINST STARBUCKS: NO MORE SHORT-CHANGING EMPLOYEES!

In a much-needed win for employees, the California Supreme Court unanimously held that Starbucks must pay its workers for minutes regularly spent off the clock. Not only is this a win for Starbucks’ employees, but [...]

By |2019-08-02T17:25:11-08:00August 3rd, 2018|

ALREEN HAEGGQUIST SELECTED TO LEAD LAWYERS CLUB SEX HARASSMENT TASK FORCE 

Haeggquist & Eck, LLP Managing Partner Alreen Haeggquist has been selected to co-chair the Lawyers Club of San Diego's Sexual Harassment Task Force. The initiative, created in response to the national dialogue on sexual harassment and [...]

By |2018-07-31T11:55:41-08:00July 31st, 2018|

KATHLEEN HERKENHOFF APPOINTED TO PLAINTIFFS’ EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE IN APPLE CONSUMER CLASS ACTION 

Haeggquist & Eck, LLP partner Kathleen Herkenhoff has been appointed to serve on the Plaintiffs' Executive Committee for a massive class action lawsuit against Apple. The case, In re: Apple Inc. Device Performance Litigation, focuses on claims that Apple sold [...]

By |2018-07-26T08:30:58-08:00July 26th, 2018|

HAE VERDICT RANKED AMONG TOP 50 LABOR & EMPLOYMENT JURY AWARDS

Last year, HAE partners Alreen Haeggquist and Aaron Olsen secured a $492,000 verdict against Kaiser Permanente on behalf of a former medical assistant the jury found was wrongfully terminated due to her son’s medical condition.  The verdict came on [...]

By |2018-07-23T16:26:28-08:00July 23rd, 2018|