Judge To Further Mull Supervalu's $1M Labor Deal

Law360, Los Angeles (January 23, 2012, 8:16 PM EST) -- A federal judge on Monday expressed doubts about approving Supervalu Inc.’s $1.3 million settlement with a class of workers who claim wage statements they got from the grocery giant violated California law, saying the agreement didn’t allot enough to a state labor agency.

“I can’t find any case where the court approved a single digit percentage going to the [California] Labor and Workforce Development Agency when the only claim was a Private Attorneys General Act claim, and it appears contrary to the statutory mandate,” U.S. District...
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