Cigna Unit Looks To Settle OT Class Action For $3.3M

Law360, New York (May 28, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The lead plaintiff in a class action against a Cigna Corp. subsidiary has asked the court to approve a $3.3 million settlement on behalf of around 6,500 current and former employees to resolve alleged violations of federal and state overtime wage laws.

Lead plaintiff Josh Hazel and Cigna unit Connecticut General Life Insurance Co. lodged a joint motion for conditional class certification and preliminary settlement approval on Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, saying the settlement is the result of...
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