AM NY Peddlers Look To Certify OT Class

Law360, New York (May 21, 2010, 2:43 PM EDT) -- Promoters of the free daily newspaper AM New York who claim they were paid less than the minimum wage have asked a bankruptcy court to certify a class to pursue claims against the paper's publisher, Tribune Co.

The promoters, whose job entailed handing out the paper to passersby, filed a motion for class certification Thursday in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware to pursue two proofs of claim against Tribune that they say amount to about $1.5 million.

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