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Bonanni Interviewed by Michigan Radio on MGM Labor Suit

Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers Partner Megan Bonanni was interviewed by Michigan Radio regarding her unfair labor practices lawsuit filed on behalf of former employees of the MGM Grand Casino. Up to 200 employees claim the casino refused to pay floor supervisors for overtime. MGMGrand_Detroit1 In the interview, Bonanni told Michigan Radio, "Their colleagues in Nevada who are performing an identical function have been compensated for their overtime in accordance and in conformity with the FLSA," Bonanni said. "So they want the same thing." You can read the entire story here.  

M. Pitt Cited in MLive Report on Midland Area Couple's Claim Filed Against the Federal Energy Resource Commission in Edenville Dam Collapse

Michael Pitt was quoted in MLive coverage of the claim filed against the Federal Energy Commission by a Midland Couple for property and personal damages caused by flooding after the collapse of the Edenville Dam in May 2020. The firm is representing Dan and Cathy Miller and filed a $1.25 million claim under the Federal Tort Claims Act. Read entire article here.

Midland Daily News -- "Lawsuit Blames State Agencies for Dam Failures"

Mike Pitt, Ted Leopold and Paul Stephen were referenced as plaintiffs' attorneys in a Midland Daily News report on the lawsuit filed June 25 in the Michigan Court of Claims. The coverage notes that the suit's 15 plaintiffs owned property and homes which were damaged or destroyed in the May 19 Midland area flooding caused by the collapse of the Edenville Dam. Read full article here.