Archer Daniels To Shell Out $1.3M In Don-Doff Settlement

Law360, New York (December 7, 2011, 5:07 PM EST) -- An Iowa federal judge on Wednesday approved a $1.3 million settlement between Archer Daniels Midland Co. and employees at its Iowa processing plant over a $7 million collective action accusing the agricultural company of not paying workers for time spent donning and doffing required uniforms.

U.S. District Judge Charles R. Wolle signed off on the parties’ joint motion for approval of the settlement, which would provide $975,000 in back pay and $325,000 in attorneys' fees to 436 current and former employees, resolving the collective action by...
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