COVID-19 Labor & Employment Litigation Tracker

Since March 12, 2020, there have been 2,444 lawsuits (including 190 class actions) filed against employers due to alleged labor and employment violations related to the coronavirus.  States with the most filings include: California (621); New Jersey (284); Florida (190); New York (180); and Ohio (151). 

Industries with the most filings are: healthcare (604 cases); manufacturing (287 cases); retail (224 cases); public administration (201 cases); and hospitality (175 cases). 

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The data reported here is collected, reviewed, and categorized from state and federal litigation filings generally. This interactive report highlights the multiple claims alleged and industries affected within each case filed. For further inquiries please contact your Littler attorney.

Information contained in this publication is intended for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice or opinion, nor is it a substitute for the professional judgment of an attorney.