Pizza Hut Drivers Win Conditional Cert. In Wage Suit

Law360, New York (February 29, 2012, 1:24 PM EST) -- A Colorado federal judge granted conditional certification on Tuesday to a class of pizza delivery drivers who claim a major Pizza Hut franchise operator failed to sufficiently reimburse them for driving expenses, effectively knocking their pay below minimum wage.

U.S. District Judge Christine M. Arguello conditionally certified a class of delivery drivers who worked within the last three years for WKRP Management LLC — which owns over 40 Pizza Hut franchises in Colorado, Kansas, Missouri and New Mexico — to bring claims that the company's reimbursement...
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