UMass Medical To Pay $2.2M To End Unpaid Wages Suit

Law360, New York (May 02, 2013, 5:19 PM ET) -- UMass Memorial Medical Center Inc. reached a proposed $2.2 million settlement of a class action by clinical employees alleging they worked through unpaid lunch breaks and did extra work before and after their shifts for which they weren’t paid, according to a motion filed Wednesday in Massachusetts federal court.

The proposed deal, reached after "more than three years" of negotiations and two appeals to the First Circuit, would settle Fair Labor Standard Act and ERISA claims brought against the medical center and several other hospitals within the...
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