MAGIC: THE GATHERING JUDGES LAWSUIT

Please read below about an important lawsuit brought by MTG Judges against Wizards of the Coast, LLC (“Wizards”) to address alleged labor problems and to recover unpaid wages and unreimbursed expenses.

This is a website maintained by attorneys representing MTG Judges. The information on this website not only provides important information about the lawsuit, but also informs you about your rights and whether or not you may be eligible to participate in the lawsuit. This is not an official, neutral or court-ordered website and does not contain any statement of Wizards’ position in the case.

If you are interested in receiving updates or if you
want to obtain more information about the case
PLEASE FILL OUT THE CONTACT FORM BELOW:

MTG Judges have filed a class action lawsuit in federal court claiming they and other MTG Judges have been misclassified as volunteers and/or independent contractors and that they are entitled to wages and reimbursement of expenses such as the costs of travel and accommodations. Please click HERE to view the Complaint. The lawsuit challenges Wizards’ practice of designating Judges as “volunteers” or “independent contractors” or otherwise refusing to establish a legally compliant framework for Wizards’ legal relationship with Judges.

IMPORTANT ADVISORY:

If Wizards or its attorneys contact you, be aware that they have a duty to minimize and/or defeat the claims alleged in the lawsuit. Anything you say to Wizard’s attorneys, including any documents you are asked to sign, can be used against you later.

The below listed Attorneys are representing the Judges and have a duty to protect the best interests of the Judges. These Attorneys are busy investigating facts and assembling witnesses and other evidence to present to the Court. If you feel that you have information that would assist in the investigation, or if you would like more information about the claims involved in the case, then you should contact the Attorneys. All communications to the Attorneys are confidential.

If you are interested in receiving updates or if you
want to obtain more information about the case
PLEASE FILL OUT THE CONTACT FORM BELOW:

 

Attorneys for the Judges:

Matthew Righetti, Esq. (SBN 121012)
John Glugoski, Esq. (SBN 191551)
RIGHETTI GLUGOSKI, PC
456 Montgomery St., Suite 1400
San Francisco, California 94101
Email: matt@righettilaw.com
Tel: (415) 983-0900

Reuben D. Nathan, Esq. (SBN 208436)
NATHAN & ASSOCIATES, APC
2901 West Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 350
Newport Beach, California 92663
Email: rnathan@nathanlawpractice.com
Tel: (949) 263-5992

Ross Cornell, Esq. (SBN 210413)
LAW OFFICES OF ROSS CORNELL, APC
111 W. Ocean Blvd., Suite 400
Long Beach, CA 90802
Email: ross.law@me.com
Tel: (562) 612-1708

 

Wizards cannot legally retaliate against you for cooperating with the lawsuit.