Saint-Gobain Settles FLSA Meal Break Suit

Law360, New York (June 2, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Just over a month after the suit was filed, Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp. has agreed to settle a class action suit by employees who claim they were required to work during meal breaks and were subjected to other Fair Labor Standards Act violations.

Judge Barbara B. Crabb of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin on Monday granted a joint motion by Saint-Gobain and the named plaintiff seeking preliminary approval of the settlement and conditional certification of a class consisting of about 700...
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