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Tens Of Thousands Of Walmart Workers Win Labor Row Cert.

Law360, New York (January 10, 2018, 10:39 PM EST) -- A California federal judge granted certification Tuesday to three classes of Walmart workers who claim the big-box retailer underpaid them for missing lunch breaks and did not provide enough information on their pay stubs.

U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh found that many of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s arguments against certification of the three classes — ranging in size from nearly 52,000 to nearly 76,000 workers — attacked the legal merits of the workers’ arguments, which is not allowed at the certification stage.

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Case Information

Case Title

Magadia v. Wal-Mart Associates, Inc. et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Other


Lucy H. Koh

Date Filed

January 5, 2017

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