Attorneys for the state employment company and jobless Nevada gig employees requested a choose on Friday to delay their ongoing lawsuit as they try and settle via mediation.
The lawsuit was filed in Could in opposition to the Nevada Division of Employment, Coaching and Rehabilitation on behalf of gig employees looking for quick Pandemic Unemployment Help program funds.
“All events agree the aim of this litigation is to acquire cost of unemployment compensation to as many people who find themselves entitled to such compensation as attainable and to make these determinations as shortly as attainable,” based on collectively filed movement.
“At this juncture, it makes extra sense to discover the opportunity of acquiring a voluntarily agreed to answer to acquire the frequent objectives of all events,” based on the movement.
Mark Thierman, the lawyer for the gig employees, advised the Evaluation-Journal Friday that he’s open to talks: “Speaking doesn’t damage.”