AT&T Mobility LLC has agreed to pay $5 million to resolve a putative class action brought by employees at the company’s retail stores who alleged they were shortchanged on overtime... Read more
Federal wage and hour lawsuits have reached a record high. So far in 2013, cases filed under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) have continued to increase sharply. There were 7,764 FLSA cas... Read more
Another overtime lawsuit has been decided in favor of pharmaceutical sales representatives resulting in their receiving back overtime pay. A federal judge ruled that Schering Plough pharmace... Read more
There have been many cases against trucking companies in which they have classified their drivers as independent contractors. A group of drivers filed a lawsuit against Cardinal Logistics Ma... Read more
A California federal judge rejected a request by trucking giant C.R. England Inc. to vacate an order certifying four classes of drivers in a wage-and-hour action against the company, saying... Read more
Many lawyers who handle employment litigation believe that class actions involving alleged wage-an-hour violations should not be affected by the ruling in the Wal-Mart case. In order to surv... Read more
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