National Grid To Pay $7M To Settle NY, Mass. Sandy Probes
By David McAfee
Law360, Los Angeles (September 26, 2013, 3:59 PM ET) -- National Grid PLC has agreed to pay nearly $7 million to settle investigations into employee complaints that the utility company failed to pay its New York and Massachusetts workers properly as required by law in the months after Hurricane Sandy, state attorneys general announced Thursday.
Each agreement requires the multistate electric and gas utility company to pay another $750 to every hourly employee who worked for the company between Nov. 1, 2012, and March 31 of this year, in addition to the repayment of previously unpaid...