Chipotle Settles Management Trainees' OT Suit For $8M

By Joyce Hanson (October 4, 2021, 6:26 PM EDT) -- More than 500 current and former Chipotle management trainees have asked a New York federal court to greenlight their $8 million settlement with the burrito chain to resolve claims that it denied them overtime pay, saying the deal separately includes up to $6.1 million in attorney fees.

The service awards would be allocated as $15,000 to each of the seven named plaintiffs and $500 to 64 opt-in plaintiffs who were deposed by Chipotle, according to the memo. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. and seven named plaintiffs, including Maxcimo Scott, said Friday that they reached their "fair and reasonable"...

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