Jack In The Box Hit With Minimum Wage, OT Suit

Law360, New York (August 16, 2010, 4:31 PM EDT) -- A putative class of Jack in the Box Inc. employees has filed a lawsuit claiming the fast-food chain failed to pay its workers minimum wage, withheld overtime, and forced them to buy company-issued clothes and pay fees to cash their paychecks.

Jack in the Box also forced employees to clock out during breaks of less than 30 minutes, perform off-the-clock work they weren’t paid for, and repurchase work shoes when they didn’t need them, according to a complaint lodged Aug. 13 in the U.S. District Court...
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Case Information

Case Title

Gessele et al v. Jack In The Box Inc

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards


Anna J. Brown

Date Filed

August 13, 2010


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