Jack-In-The-Box Franchisees Beat Class Cert In OT Suit

Law360, New York (January 31, 2013, 4:57 PM EST) -- A California judge rejected a class certification bid Tuesday in a former worker's overtime and meal break suit against two Jack-in-the-Box franchisees, ruling that individualized assessments would be needed for most of her claims, making class treatment inappropriate.

Judge Steven A. Brick shot down a motion for class certification from Whitney Geletich, who filed suit in 2011 against Varris Management Inc. and Amanat Inc., each of which operates 11 Jack-in-the-Box stores in California.

Geletich, who alleged that she and other workers were deprived of meal breaks...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.