Plaintiffs Refile Tyson FLSA Claims In Texas

Law360, New York (February 4, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Two Tyson Foods Inc. workers, whose previous Fair Labor Standards Act claims against the company were dismissed, have filed a putative collective action in Texas, accusing the company of not paying employees for all time spent working.

Carrie White and Nancy Bender, employees at a Tyson's plant in Carthage, Texas, filed the suit on Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas over alleged wage-and-hour violations.

White and Bender were among thousands of individuals who had FLSA claims against Tyson dismissed without...
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