SunTrust, Tech Support Reach Deal In FLSA Action

Law360, New York (May 27, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- SunTrust Banks Inc. has struck a deal with technical support specialists in a consolidated Fair Labor Standards Act collective action accusing the financial institution of failing to pay the workers overtime wages.

Attorneys for SunTrust and the plaintiffs filed a joint motion Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia asking the court to approve the settlement and calling the deal fair and reasonable.

The amount of the settlement was not revealed, though the motion said that named plaintiffs Willie Allen and...
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