Online real estate database Zillow Inc. is the target of two lawsuits filed in California. In both cases, inside sales consultants allege Zillow violated state and federal laws by requiring employees to work unpaid overtime, and one case accuses the online real estate database of “rampant” fraudulent activity that, when reported to managers, resulted in employee retaliation in violation of whistleblower laws. For more on the plaintiffs’ lawsuits — filed by a well-known celebrity criminal defense attorney — keep reading for the details.
2021 promises to be a big year for the appraisal profession. The coronavirus pandemic forced appraisers to quickly adapt, and we had to tackle a