Con-Way Unloads Most Unpaid-Wages Claims

Law360, New York (December 16, 2013, 9:56 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Monday tossed most claims from a class action accusing freight transportation giant Con-Way Inc. of shorting its drivers on wages for time they spent on nondriving activities, saying the plaintiffs hadn’t presented any evidence to support many of their claims.

U.S. District Judge Jeffrey S. White granted Con-Way's motion to dismiss a conversion claim, a claim for punitive damages and an inaccurate wages claim. He also granted Con-Way’s motion for summary judgment of an unpaid wages claim, saying that because the...
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