Labor Protection

D.C. Worker Misclassification Investigation

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Does Your Employer Call You an “Independent Contractor” and Not Give You Overtime, Minimum Wage, and Paid Sick Leave? You May Be Misclassified and Owed a Lot of Money Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating reports of widespread worker misclassification in the District of Columbia. A form of wage theft, worker misclassification occurs when […]

Data Breach

Volkswagen Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWGoA) for failure to adequately safeguard the private information of more than 3.3 million customers and prospective buyers, resulting in a data breach. VWGoA is the North American subsidiary of the popular German automobile manufacturer, which manages well-known brands such as Volkswagen, Audi, […]

Consumer Protection

D.C. Amends Data Breach Notification Law

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In March, the Council of Washington D.C. signed into law the Security Breach Protection Amendment Act of 2019. An amendment to D.C.’s existing data breach law, this act broadens consumer protections in the event of a data breach event. For instance, the act expands the definition of “personal information” in relation to the data compromised […]