Wayne Farms Seeks Court OK To Settle FLSA MDL

Law360, New York (April 24, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- After more than two years of litigation and several weeks of private mediation, the parties in the multidistrict Fair Labor Standards Act litigation against chicken processing company Wayne Farms LLC are asking for court approval of a settlement that would resolve all the member cases and could be worth almost $1.4 million.

Attorneys for both Wayne Farms and the plaintiffs filed their joint motion for approval of the settlement agreement on Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi.

Wayne Farms agreed...
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