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Petco Applicants Seek OK Of $1.2M Background Check Deal

Law360 (April 20, 2018, 8:44 PM EDT) -- Two applicants who hit Petco with a proposed class action accusing it of hiding the authorization that allows it to run credit checks on job seekers asked a California federal judge Friday to preliminarily approve a $1.2 million settlement with the retailer.

Named plaintiffs Jacklyn Feist and Angelica Zimmer said the proposed deal would establish a $1.2 million settlement fund from which the majority of the estimated 37,279 class members would receive about $20 per person. They said the proposed settlement provides “excellent relief that is well within the range of reasonableness and should be preliminarily approved.”

Zimmer and Feist sued...

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June 6, 2016

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