FPL Food Faces Wage-And-Hour Class Action

Law360, New York (March 26, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- FPL Food LLC, which bills itself as the largest privately owned, fully integrated beef processing facility in the southeastern United States, is facing a proposed class action filed by two former employees who claim the company violated federal law by not adequately compensating workers.

The lawsuit, filed Thursday in southern Georgia, accuses Augusta-based FPL and co-defendants Shapiro Packing Co. Inc. and Keystone Foods Corp. of violating the Fair Labor Standards Act by not paying employees for all time spent performing necessary duties and not paying the...
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