US Remodelers Settles Wage Class Action For $1.8M

Law360, New York (March 2, 2010, 3:43 PM EST) -- A federal judge has granted preliminary approval to a $1.8 million settlement between U.S. Remodelers Inc. and a class of about 270 current and former California employees who alleged they were not paid for the all time they worked, were denied meal periods and were not reimbursed for business expenses.

Judge Jeffrey White of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California preliminarily approved the settlement Friday. About $1.1 million of the settlement amount will go directly to the class members, who would get...
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