Judge Trims Claims In FLSA Suit Against Safety-Kleen

Law360, New York (July 30, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has significantly trimmed the claims in a class action against the cleaning and oil re-refining specialist Safety-Kleen Systems Inc. and only partly certified a class of plaintiffs who allege that the company failed to provide them with meal and rest breaks and failed to accurately itemize their wage statements.

On Monday, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California partly granted Safety-Kleen's motion for summary judgment and said the plaintiffs cannot proceed on their claims that the company failed to provide...
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