Drivers' FLSA Claims Against Pizza Hut Tossed

Law360, New York (March 15, 2010, 12:51 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has tossed all claims in a proposed class action that accuses Pizza Hut Inc. of failing to reimburse its delivery drivers for automobile costs, uniform purchases and other job-related expenses in violation of federal and state labor laws.

Judge Christine M. Arguello of the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado said in an order Thursday that a former Pizza Hut employee's allegations against the company failed to meet pleading standards. The judge gave him three weeks to file a new complaint....
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Case Information

Case Title

Smith v. Pizza Hut, Inc.

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards


Christine M. Arguello

Date Filed

July 9, 2009

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