Judge OKs Deal In Hewitt Associates OT Suit

Law360, New York (December 2, 2010, 3:29 PM EST) -- A federal judge has approved a settlement in a class action brought by customer service associates who accused human resources firm Hewitt Associates LLC of denying them proper overtime compensation.

Judge Gregory A. Presnell of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida on Wednesday approved the settlement and a supplement that calls for $50,000 in attorneys’ fees to be doled out to the plaintiffs' counsel, Florin Roebig.

A Hewitt representative said the company adheres to the Fair Labor Standards Act and related state...
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