Claims Adjusters Hit Allstate With OT Class Action

Law360, New York (April 15, 2011, 5:53 PM EDT) -- No-fault claims adjusters with Allstate Insurance Co. slapped their employer with a putative class action in New York on Wednesday accusing the company of failing to pay them legally owed overtime.

In a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, plaintiffs Maria Victoria Perez and Kaela R.M. Brown contend Allstate has deprived no-fault claims adjusters of appropriate wages for working more than 40 hours per week by uniformly misclassifying them as exempt from federal and state overtime requirements. The insurer...
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