DeVry To Pay $1.3M To Close Book On Overtime Suit

Law360, New York (June 28, 2012, 1:06 PM EDT) -- Plaintiffs on Wednesday argued for approval of a settlement in which for-profit educator DeVry Inc. would shell out $1.3 million to close the book on a collective action overtime suit brought by online admission advisers in Illinois federal court.

Three named plaintiffs sought preliminary approval of the deal, which would end the case originally filed in September 2009 alleging DeVry didn't pay admissions advisers a premium rate for overtime hours and instructed employees to work off the clock in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act...
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Case Information

Case Title

Gillespie et al v. DeVry, Inc.

Case Number



Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

710(Labor: Fair Standards)


Honorable John Z. Lee

Date Filed

September 28, 2009

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