Walgreens Workers Win Conditional Cert. In OT Action

Law360, San Diego (November 22, 2011, 10:05 PM EST) -- An Alabama federal judge on Tuesday conditionally certified part of a class of current and former Walgreens Health Initiatives Inc. customer service representatives in a case alleging the company failed to pay them for all hours worked.

U.S. District Judge C. Lynwood Smith Jr. ruled that the plaintiff met the standard to conditionally certify Walgreens customer service employees in Muscle Shoals, Ala., as a class after showing that there was a desire to opt in to the dispute and that they were similarly situated, but failed...
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