Ex-Macy's Worker Aims To Revive PAGA Claims

Law360, New York (September 30, 2011, 7:16 PM EDT) -- A former Macy's Inc. employee whose proposed class action alleging the company violated California's Labor Code was dismissed in favor of arbitration asked on Friday for reinstatement of his Private Attorney General Act claims in light of a July state appeals court ruling.

Carlos Quevedo's notice of supplemental authority and motion for reconsideration in California federal court pointed to an appellate decision issued July 12 in a case called Brown v. Ralphs Grocery Co. That decision said arbitration waivers prohibiting PAGA representative actions are invalid under...
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