Firm's Lithia Motors deal named top 20 class action settlement for 2017
August 21, 2018 – TopVerdict.com recognized PEG&C on its 2017 Top 20 Class Action Settlements in California list for the firm's work in the case Dale et al. v. Lithia Motors, Inc. Firm partners Nicholas A. Carlin and Randy S. Erlewine, together with co-counsel, secured a settlement of over $4,000,000 approved in May of last year for certain auto dealership employees who had been subjected to various wage and hour violations at the hands of DCH Auto Group and Lithia Motors. With a class size of around 400, the settlement amounted to about $10,000 per class member. For a copy of the court’s order granting approval of this settlement, click here. Earlier this year, another court approved a settlement the firm concluded in related litigation on behalf of another group of Lithia employees for $6,500,000. For a copy of the court’s order granting approval of that settlement, click here.