We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Tyco Unit Slapped With Wage Action In Calif.

Law360 (April 22, 2011, 2:34 PM EDT) -- Tyco International Ltd. unit SimplexGrinnell LP was hit with a proposed class action in federal court Monday claiming that the fire alarm and sprinkler system company doesn't pay workers prevailing wages for public works projects in California, a violation of state law.

The suit, filed on behalf of six laborers who installed firm alarms and performed other work for SimplexGrinnell, claims that the company failed to pay them per diem wages, including overtime and benefits, required by the California Prevailing Wage Law.

The company's "acts and...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

Bennett et al v. Simplexgrinnell LP

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Other


Jon S. Tigar

Date Filed

April 18, 2011

Law Firms

Government Agencies

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.