Saks Settles OT Suit After Blocking Class Cert. Bid

Law360, New York (January 8, 2014, 12:35 PM EST) -- After defeating a class certification attempt, Saks Inc. reached a proposed $115,000 settlement with a small group of managers accusing the company of misclassifying them as exempt from overtime, according to a joint motion filed in California federal court Monday seeking approval of the deal.

Saks, the five named plaintiffs and three employees who opted in to the litigation asked U.S. District Judge Saundra Brown Armstrong to approve their agreement months after the judge shot down the workers' bid to certify a statewide class of employees...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Till et al v. Saks Incorporated et al


Case Number

4:11-cv-00504

Court

California Northern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards

Judge

Saundra Brown Armstrong

Date Filed

February 2, 2011

Law Firms

Companies

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.