Albertson's Didn't Pay Overtime Wages, Suit Says

Law360, New York (September 9, 2013, 6:57 PM EDT) -- Supermarket chain Albertson's has been hit with a proposed class action in Florida federal court alleging it denied overtime wages to hourly employees by forcing them to work through lunch breaks.

The Sept. 3 complaint, filed by former Albertson's employee Jaime Cook on behalf of himself and others similarly situated, accuses the grocery store of depriving hourly employees of overtime wages as mandated by federal labor laws.

“Plaintiffs suffered harm and continue to suffer harm in the form of unpaid wages as a result of defendant's...
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Case Title

Cook v. Albertson's, LLC


Case Number

8:13-cv-02300

Court

Florida Middle

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards

Judge

Susan C Bucklew

Date Filed

September 5, 2013

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