USS-Posco Coughs Up $3.5M To End OT Class Action

Law360, New York (July 24, 2013, 1:26 PM EDT) -- USS-Posco Industries on Tuesday agreed to pay $3.5 million in California federal court to settle a proposed class action brought by production and maintenance employees alleging the company denied them overtime pay, accurate wage statements and adequate meal and rest periods.

Class representative Carl Cordy sought preliminary approval of the settlement agreement from U.S. District Judge Jon S. Tigar and a certification of a class of production and maintenance employees who worked for UPI at its Pittsburg, Calif., steel plant during the four years prior to...
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