Butterball Workers' Equipment Bid In FLSA Suit A Turkey

Law360, New York (November 4, 2009, 2:11 PM EST) -- The federal judge overseeing the Fair Labor Standards Act suit brought by a group of Butterball LLC workers has shot down a request to force the poultry giant to implement new measures that would allow the company to track time spent donning and doffing.

On Wednesday, U.S. Magistrate Judge David W. Daniel of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina denied named plaintiffs Liliana Martinez-Hernandez and Ulda Aponte's motion to compel, denied the defendant's request for attorney fees but granted in part...
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