Wal-Mart Hit With Shift-Jamming Class Action

Law360, New York (July 23, 2010, 5:16 PM EDT) -- A former Wal-Mart Stores Inc. cashier in Nevada has launched a putative class action accusing the retail giant of violating state labor laws by failing to properly compensate hourly employees for their overtime work.

Plaintiff Charde Evans lodged her complaint Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada, seeking to represent a class of all current and former Wal-Mart hourly employees in Nevada who were paid less than twice the applicable Nevada state minimum wage and who were required to work without proper...
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