NYC Health Care Provider Pays $4M To End OT Class Action

Law360, New York (July 20, 2012, 12:00 AM EDT) -- New York City Health and Hospitals Corp., the largest municipal health care provider in the U.S., will pay $4 million to settle a putative class action over its alleged failure to pay overtime wages to marketing representatives, according to documents filed in New York federal court Thursday.

While continuing to deny the allegations, HHC has agreed to pay $2.75 million to settle claims it shortchanged the plaintiffs on overtime pay. An additional $5,000 each will be paid to named plaintiffs Claude Massiah and Natalie Mieles and...
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Case Information

Case Title

Massiah et al v. Metroplus Health Plan Inc et al

Case Number



New York Eastern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards


Brian M. Cogan

Date Filed

November 17, 2011

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