Lowe's Strikes $3M Deal With Workers In OT Class Action

Law360, Los Angeles (August 29, 2011, 5:56 PM EDT) -- Lowe’s HIW Inc. on Monday reached a nearly $3 million settlement in a class action claiming it had failed to pay overtime to loss prevention managers at its home improvement retail stores in California.

“The settlement affords a substantial recovery on settlement class members’ overtime claims, resulting in an average payout of over $9,266 per claimant,” the plaintiffs said in a motion for final approval. “The class has embraced this settlement by filing claims, and not a single class member has either objected to the settlement...
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