RadioShack Workers Lose Bid To Certify OT, Break Classes

Law360, New York (January 22, 2013, 1:15 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Thursday shot down a class certification bid from a group of RadioShack Corp. employees who claim the retailer denied them breaks and failed to pay overtime, ruling the claims were too individualized to continue on a classwide basis.

U.S. District Judge Christina A. Snyder denied the attempts of named plaintiff Daniel Ordonez to certify three subclasses in the suit, which alleges that RadioShack violated California wage and hour laws by failing to provide meal and rest breaks and by forcing employees...
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