COVID-19 Labor & Employment Litigation Tracker: March 2020 – March 2022

Since March 12, 2020, there have been 5,659 lawsuits (including 646 class actions) filed against employers due to alleged labor and employment violations related to the coronavirus.  States with the most filings include: California (1,780); New Jersey (473); New York (409); Florida (385); and Ohio (280). At least 3,093 cases involve retaliation claims.

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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.