LA Sheriff's Deputies' OT Class Action Survives

Law360, Los Angeles (September 10, 2013, 10:08 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Monday allowed Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies to proceed with most claims in their wage-and-hour class action, finding there were triable issues of fact in the deputies' claims they were pressured by supervisors not to report overtime worked.

U.S. District Judge Audrey B. Collins found in favor of deputies Patrick Gomez, Leobardo Trujillo and James Rodela on all but two counts of a motion for summary judgment filed by Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca. Judge Collins ruled that the sheriff’s...
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