May 20 2020

Lawsuit Filed Against University Of Missouri System Seeking Tuition/Fee Reimbursement

On Friday, May 15, The Law Office Of Richard S. Cornfeld in collaboration with Arias Sanguinetti Wang & Torrijos filed a lawsuit against the University of Missouri System on behalf of students seeking compensation for tuition and fees due to the university closing campuses during the COVID-19 crisis.

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May 18 2020

Meet the Cornfeld Legal Team: Staying Connected While Social-Distancing

You may have recently been invited to “like” us on Facebook or “follow” us on Instagram or LinkedIn. You may have been a friend of the firm for years, but this is your first time on our website. Many of you may have first come into contact with our firm after filing a claim on the Rams PSL Case. Whatever reason you are here, welcome! Our team has decided to get more engaged digitally, not only due to Shelter In Place orders, but due to the increasing ways technology will impact our firm’s growth.

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May 12 2020

Know Your Rights: COVID-19 and the Workplace

Until a little more than a month ago, all was normal. Stores were open, workers were at their jobs, and commerce was humming. Then, with virtually no warning the world changed. Quarantines went into effect, businesses closed, and commerce ground nearly to a halt. A record 6.6 million laid off Americans filed for unemployment benefits in just the last full week of March — approximately 10 times the prior weekly record – and now 22 million and counting in all. COVID-19 has changed the lives and work situations for almost all of us.  In this time of crisis, The Law Office of Richard S. Cornfeld is particularly concerned about protecting workers’ employment rights and has prepared some FAQs to explain how federal, state, and local laws can protect your job, your wages, and your livelihood. Read More