Plaintiff Wants To Add Wage Claims In Costco Suit

Law360, New York (May 31, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The lead plaintiff in a purported class action against Costco Wholesale Corp. seeks to add claims against the nation’s largest warehouse club chain for allegedly failing to provide meal and rest periods as required under California labor laws.

Plaintiff Elizabeth Alvarado asked the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on Thursday for leave to file a first amended complaint that tacks on the additional claims in its action that accused the Issaquah, Wash.-based company of neglecting to compensate its nonexempt workers for their...
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