Judge OKs Employee Class In Electrolux Don, Doff Suit

Law360, New York (March 12, 2012, 2:23 PM EDT) -- An Iowa federal judge on Friday said a group of AB Electrolux Inc. production employees could go ahead with collective action claims accusing the company of not paying them overtime for time spent putting on and taking off protective gear for work at a now-closed plant.

U.S. District Judge Mark W. Bennett granted conditional certification to the class of current and former employees of the Stockholm-based home appliance manufacturer, saying they had alleged sufficient claims to show that there are other similarly situated employees who are...
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