Interstate Brands Settles Sales Reps' OT Class Action

Law360, New York (October 28, 2009, 3:42 PM EDT) -- Interstate Bakeries Corp. subsidiary Interstate Brands Corp. has settled an overtime pay class action filed by route sales representatives who deliver the company's bread and cake products to its grocery store customers.

Judge Renee Marie Bumb of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey on Tuesday issued a preliminary approval order authorizing notice and setting a hearing for final approval of the settlement.

In the suits, filed in January and April 2003, the named plaintiffs allege that they routinely worked more than 40...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.