Olympus Settles Overtime Class Action

Law360, New York (December 9, 2009, 1:12 PM EST) -- Olympus America Inc. has agreed to resolve a proposed class action Fair Labor Standards Act suit filed by a group of current and former field service engineers who claimed they were denied overtime pay.

Judge Aleta A. Trauger of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee on Tuesday signed an order dismissing the case with prejudice. Olympus and the plaintiffs had filed a joint notice the day before stating that the dispute was resolved.

The three named plaintiffs said in the notice that...
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