Wells Fargo A 'Repeat Offender' Of FLSA: Class Action

Law360, New York (January 23, 2012, 5:05 PM EST) -- A Texas loan processor called Wells Fargo Bank NA a “repeat offender” of federal labor laws on Friday in a bid to certify a proposed class action alleging the bank failed to pay overtime and maintain accurate records. 

Lead plaintiff Rose Griffith filed a motion for class certification in Texas federal court claiming Wells Fargo has been involved in and settled other Fair Labor Standards Act overtime class actions, which she implied lent weight to her argument for conditional certification. 

The bank, she claimed, has paid...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

Griffith v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Case Number



Texas Southern

Nature of Suit

710(Labor: Fair Standards)


Judge Melinda Harmon

Date Filed

April 15, 2011

Law Firms


UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.