Kellogg Reaches Deal To End Bakery Workers' FLSA Suit

Law360, New York (April 13, 2012, 9:36 PM EDT) -- The Kellogg Co. on Friday agreed to pay more than $220,000 to settle a suit by a class of 385 employees at its Kansas baking plant they were underpaid for their for pre- and post-shift activities in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

In a motion filed in Kansas federal court, Kellogg and the plaintiffs sought approval for the proposed settlement, which would resolve their three-year dispute stemming from the workers’ claims that the food giant did not adequately compensate them for the time they...
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