DOL OKd Pay Plan, Ready Mix Argues In OT Action

Law360, New York (April 6, 2011, 2:46 PM EDT) -- Ready Mix USA LLC argued in Georgia federal court Tuesday that its concrete delivery truck drivers cannot challenge a pay plan in their overtime suit because the U.S. Department of Labor approved the plan.

The company's drivers are paid according to the number of loads of concrete they deliver each week, not by the number of hours they work, according to Ready Mix's motion for summary judgment in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

Drivers making local deliveries who are compensated on...
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