Ex-Macy's Worker Can't Get PAGA Claims Back On Track

Law360, New York (October 31, 2011, 6:27 PM EDT) -- An ex-Macy's Inc. worker who saw his putative class action accusing the company of violating California's labor code dismissed in favor of arbitration lost a bid Monday to revive his Private Attorneys General Act claims based on a state appeals court ruling from July.

U.S. District Judge Gary Allen Feess shot down Carlos Quevedo's motion for reconsideration of orders compelling arbitration and dismissing the case, holding that Quevedo hadn't identified an intervening change in the law controlled the court's decision.

Quevedo based his motion on an...
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