FedEx Unit, Drivers Resolve NY Overtime Action

Law360, New York (August 3, 2009, 1:48 PM EDT) -- FedEx Ground Package System Inc. has settled a proposed class action brought by two New York couriers accusing the company of failing to properly pay overtime, one of a wave of suits targeting the delivery giant over its employment practices.

Judge Roslynn R. Mauskopf of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York on Thursday granted a joint stipulation dismissing the case. The terms of the settlement were not disclosed.

Reinaldo Tirado and Johnny Colon, both of Brooklyn, N.Y., filed their complaint against...
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