$900K Deal For Health Workers' Unpaid OT Receives Final OK

Law360 (April 20, 2018, 8:32 PM EDT) -- An Illinois federal judge granted final approval to a $900,000 settlement in a class action accusing Health Resource Solutions of wrongly exempting a group of registered nurses and clinicians from overtime pay, saying in an order filed Friday that the deal is "fair, reasonable, adequate, and in the best interests" of the settling class members.

The amount covers $300,000 in attorneys' fees U.S. Magistrate Judge Maria Valdez also approved in her order, as well as $7,878 in settlement administration expenses, a $7,500 award for Monique Brown's service as class representative and the 70 additional claims filed before the parties' April 2...

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710(Labor: Fair Standards)

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November 16, 2016

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