ConAgra Hit With FLSA Class Action Over OT At Ark. Plant

Law360, New York (November 26, 2012, 4:11 PM EST) -- A former employee of ConAgra Foods Inc.'s packaged foods division says in a proposed class action filed Wednesday under the Fair Labor Standards Act that the company withheld overtime pay from her and other front-line supervisors at an Arkansas food production plant.

Evelyn Garrison says in the complaint that ConAgra Foods Packaged Foods LLC misclassified workers as exempt from overtime pay at its Russellville, Ark., food production plant. The suit was filed on behalf of all ConAgra employees who worked as front-line supervisors at the Russellville...
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