Northrop Grumman Hit With Class Action Over Wage Rounding

Law360, New York (April 25, 2012, 3:23 PM EDT) -- A Northrop Grumman Corp. aircraft mechanic launched a proposed wage-and-hour class action in California state court Tuesday, accusing the defense giant of stiffing its aerospace and defense technology workers on overtime pay and denying them proper meal and rest periods.

Lead plaintiff Alan Zinzow claims that Northrop Grumman has used illegal rounding policies in its wage calculations that deprive workers of overtime hours. In addition to depriving workers of meal and rest periods, Zinzow claims the company failed to provide wages to employees who had left...
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