Wells Fargo Accused Of Stiffing Workers On OT, Breaks

Law360, New York (September 26, 2012, 4:42 PM EDT) -- Wells Fargo Bank NA faces allegations that its branch employees are denied overtime pay and meal breaks in violation of federal and state labor laws, after a trio of the firm's former workers on Monday lodged a putative class action against the bank in New York federal court.

Former “personal bankers” David Fernandez, Jim Akasala and Joseph Scutts say that Wells Fargo failed to pay them overtime wages in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act, alleging that the conduct is widespread throughout the bank's workforce....
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Case Information

Case Title

Fernandez et al v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. et al

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Other


P. Kevin Castel

Date Filed

September 24, 2012


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