Fla. Workers Win Class Cert. In Wellness Program Suit

Law360, New York (December 7, 2010, 4:14 PM EST) -- A Florida federal judge has certified a class alleging Broward County made hundreds of employees pay a $20 fee for not participating in its supposedly voluntary wellness program.

Judge K. Michael Moore of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida on Monday cleared the way for Bradley Seff to represent a class of current and former county employees who enrolled in its health insurance and incurred a fee for declining to get a biometric screening and health risk assessment as part of its...
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