Wisconsin Jury: Walmart Must Pay Over $125M in Disability Discrimination Case

A Wisconsin jury said Walmart must pay more than $125 million after finding against the company in a federal disability discrimination lawsuit. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) said the eight-member jury in Green Bay returned a verdict of …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2021/07/19/623353.htm

How to Block Paytm, Google Pay, Phone Pe if You Lose Your Phone

With the advent of Unified Payments Interface (UPI) in India, services like Paytm, Google Pay, Phone Pe, and others have become something of a necessity. Most users have more than one payment app on…

Original source: https://gadgets.ndtv.com/how-to/news/paytm-google-pay-phone-pe-how-to-block-lose-phone-android-ios-steps-guide-upi-2488225

Columbus, Georgia To Pay $500,000 To Settle 2017 Police Custody Death

A local government in Georgia agreed Tuesday to pay $500,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by the family of a Hispanic man who died in a struggle with police officers 2017. Columbus Council members met in closed session and approved …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2021/07/15/622836.htm

Texas Man Ordered to Pay $410K in Restitution for Fake Medical Bills

A Texas man must serve 10 years probation and pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in restitution after fraudulently filing claims for medical tests he was not authorized to perform on workers allegedly including his mother, state insurance regulators say. …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2021/07/13/622420.htm

County in Washington Ordered to Pay $900K to Worker Over Retaliation

A federal jury has ordered King County to pay about $900,000 to a Black senior Metro transit worker who said he was retaliated against after alleging racial discrimination. The verdict by a jury in U.S. District Court in Seattle in …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2021/07/09/622026.htm

PhonePe Broadens Gap for Google Pay in UPI Transactions, NPCI Data Shows

PhonePe has broadened the gap for platforms including Google Pay and Amazon Pay by expanding its market share to 46.04 percent in June, the data released by the National Payments Corporation of India…

Original source: https://gadgets.ndtv.com/apps/news/phonepe-google-pay-amazon-whatsapp-upi-transactions-volume-value-growth-june-2021-npci-2481502

Bechtel Subsidiary to Pay $200K to Resolve Gender-Based Discrimination Claims in Houston

A natural gas extraction and offshore developer has agreed to resolve claims of alleged pay discrimination affecting 22 female employees at its Houston location, federal officials say. The U.S. Department of Labor said Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals Inc. has …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2021/06/25/620262.htm