Asbestos Abatement Co. Settles Workers' OT Suit

Law360, New York (February 1, 2010, 12:38 PM EST) -- Asbestos abatement and construction contractor The Mack Group LLC has reached a settlement with a group of hazardous-abatement workers who accused the company of failing to pay them overtime wages.

Judge Noel L. Hillman of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey signed an order dismissing the case Friday, noting that the parties had settled. She dismissed the case without costs and without prejudice to reopen within 60 days if the settlement is not consummated.

While the lead plaintiffs at one point sought...
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