Mike Bloomberg 2020 Lawsuit
Donna Wood v. Mike Bloomberg 2020
Case Number 1:20-cv-02489, in the U.S. District Court – Southern District of NY
On March 23, 2020, a former field organizer filed a lawsuit against Michael Bloomberg 2020, Inc.. The Complaint alleges that Mike Bloomberg 2020, Inc. breached its contract to provide employment thru the November election to its employees causing substantial damages, including lost wages, lost insurance benefits and failure to pay overtime, amongst other issues. On March 30, 2020, an Amended Complaint was subsequently filed.
The case is filed as a class action under federal and state law for all campaign workers who were abruptly terminated across the country. More and more terminated employees continue to join the case.
Shavitz Law Group, P.A. and Outten & Golden, LLP are representing the Plaintiffs.
If you are interested in joining this case, please fill out the Questionnaire on this page and check the box requesting to be sent the Consent to Join form and the Legal Services Agreement for completion by email.
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See some media coverage of the case from ….
“Mike Bloomberg goes from presidential big spender to deadbeat loser, for some staffers”
“Former staffer sues Michael Bloomberg over layoffs”
“Mike Bloomberg Sued by Laid Off Campaign Workers Who Say They Were Promised Pay, Health Insurance Through November”
New York Times:
“Ex-Field Organizers Sue Bloomberg Campaign, Claiming They Were Misled”
“Ex-campaign staffer sues Bloomberg over layoffs, cites fraud”
Upcoming Deadlines and Recent Filings
- June 1, 2020 – Deadline to Answer Complaint
- May 18, 2020 – Deadline for Bloomberg Campaign to Respond to Plaintiffs’ Motion for Conditional Certification
- April 17, 2020 – Plaintiffs’ Memorandum of Law in Support of Motion for Conditional Certification