Urban Outfitters Hit With NJ, NY Wage-And-Hour Actions

Law360, New York (June 25, 2013, 2:46 PM EDT) -- Urban Outfitters Inc. on Friday and Monday was slapped with two proposed wage-and-hour actions in New Jersey and New York by former department managers and assistant department managers who allege Urban refused to record their overtime hours and violated federal law.

The New Jersey class action, filed Friday, says the company allowed store supervisors to alter employee time cards in an effort to avoid paying overtime, and the New York collective action contends Urban Outfitters willfully misclassified several employees as exempt from federal Fair Labor Standards...
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Case Title

MITCHEL-TOCKMAN v. URBAN OUTFITTERS, INC.


Case Number

3:13-cv-03852

Court

New Jersey

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards

Judge

Michael A. Shipp

Date Filed

June 21, 2013


Case Title

McEarchen et al v. Urban Outfitters, Inc.


Case Number

1:13-cv-03569

Court

New York Eastern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards

Judge

Roslynn R. Mauskopf

Date Filed

June 24, 2013

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