Walgreen Faces Employee Class Action Over Gas Money

Law360, New York (November 13, 2012, 3:11 PM EST) -- Former Walgreen Co. employees hit the drugstore giant with a proposed class action last Wednesday in California that alleges the company violated state laws by not reimbursing at least 10,000 workers for travel expenses incurred while they were on the clock.

The two former employees, Geoffrey Peterson and Brandon Miller, claim in their Private Attorney General Act complaint that the company did not pay workers for fuel or capital depreciation costs when they were tasked with driving their cars to transfer inventory between Walgreen locations, pick...
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Case Title

Peterson et al v. Walgreen Co.


Case Number

1:12-cv-01832

Court

California Eastern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

Judge

Lawrence J. O'Neill

Date Filed

November 6, 2012

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