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The Law Office of Donald Potter focuses exclusively on labor and employment law. The firm represents employees in cases involving wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, family and medical leave, unpaid wages, failure to provide meal periods and other wage-and-hour violations. Our mission is to ensure that employees are treated fairly and lawfully by their employers.

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LAW OFFICE OF DONALD POTTER RECEIVES FINAL COURT APPROVAL OF $1,325,000.00 CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT INVOLVING SPIRIT GARDEN, LLC (DBA SGN NUTRITION)

The Law Office of Donald Potter prosecuted a class action in the San Diego County Superior Court entitled Colby v. Spirit Garden LLC, Case No. 37-2012-00092383-CU-OE-CTL.  It was filed in February 2012 on behalf of current and former Promoters (aka Product Demonstrators) of Spirit Garden, LLC (dba “SGN Nutrition”) who worked in California at any time since February 16, 2008.  In 2013, the lawsuit was amended to add two defendants, Pharmachem Laboratories, Inc. and SGN Acquisition Company, LLC.  The case was assigned…Read More

$800,000.00 SETTLEMENT IN AVON CLASS ACTION RECEIVES FINAL COURT APPROVAL

On July 12, 2013, the Honorable Elihu M. Berle granted final approval of an $800,000.00 settlement in Morrow v. Avon Products, Inc., Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BC467304, a wage-and-hour class action against Avon Products, Inc. and Spherion Staffing, LLC that the Law Office of Donald Potter was appointed as co-counsel for the class members. The class action lawsuit included claims for: (1) Failure to Allow and Pay for Meal and Rest Periods (Cal. Labor Code §§ 226.7, 512); (2) Failure to provide Proper…Read More

$595,000.00 SETTLEMENT RECEIVES FINAL COURT APPROVAL IN CLASS ACTION AGAINST NBTY AND VOLT MANAGEMENT CORP.

On September 6, 2012, the Law Office of Donald Potter received final court approval of a settlement resolving a class action lawsuit filed on behalf of current and former employees of NBTY, Inc., NBTY Manufacturing, LLC and NBTY Acquisition, LLC who worked at a vitamin supplement facility in Valencia, California. On July 31, 2012, the Court also entered an order approving a related class action settlement that the Law Office of Donald Potter reached in arbitration on behalf of temporary employees working at…Read More