Exxon Nears Early Win In Calif. Plant Workers' OT Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (May 3, 2012, 5:15 PM EDT) -- A Los Angeles judge Thursday told an attorney for two workers at Exxon Mobil Corp.’s Las Flores Canyon, Calif., plant that he is inclined to throw out their class action against the oil giant for overtime violations, saying a union agreement probably bars their claims.

Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Mark V. Mooney told an attorney for gas and oil facility operators George Vranish Jr. and Steve Teague that a collective bargaining agreement providing for seven continuous 12-hour workdays followed by seven days off with no...
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