robert c. Foss
Robert specialized in class action litigation since joining the Arns Law Firm. His experience includes obtaining individual and class-wide recovery for digital privacy violations, wage and hour discrepancies, and violations involving consumer transactions, from case inception through the appellate process.
Robert has served as a central figure in litigating and resolving cases on behalf of consumers and employees against companies such as Facebook, Blue Shield of California, Home Depot, LegalZoom, and other multi-national corporations.
Memberships: Consumer Attorneys of California, San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association
Banking Class Action
Wage & Hour
Independent Contractor Misclassification
Unfair Business Practices
Qui Tam / Whistleblower Cases
Privacy Class Action
Skilled Nursing / Assisted Living Facility Abuse
University of San Francisco School of Law (2010)
University of San Francisco Graduate School of Management (2010)
University of California, Santa Barbara (2004)
B.A. Business Economics
Fraley v. Facebook: $20,000,000 settlement
Felser v. Blue Cross: $18,900,000+ settlement
Publications and Presentations
"A Potential Win for Employeeship: The California Supreme Court Ruling in Dynamex Could Add Another Nail to the Coffin of Independent Contractor Subterfuges"
"When Damages Are Taxable"
“The U.S.-Mexican Border Environment: Economy and Environment for a Sustainable Border Region, Now and in 2020,” Journal of Environment and Development, Volume 12, page 345, 2003