College Sports Scouting Co. Pays $1.6M To OT Class

Law360, New York (March 21, 2014, 7:57 PM EDT) -- A Chicago federal judge approved a $1.6 million class action settlement Wednesday in a case that accused National Collegiate Scouting Association Inc., which matches athletes with prospective collegiate programs, of violating federal and state law by failing to pay “scout coordinators” overtime wages. 

U.S. District Judge Susan E. Cox gave final approval to the deal, calling it a fair and reasonable resolution and noting that no class members had objected to the pact.

“The court finds that the strength of the plaintiff's case on the merits,...
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Case Information

Case Title

Myszka v. National Collegiate Scouting Association, Inc.

Case Number



Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

710(Labor: Fair Standards)


Honorable Susan E. Cox

Date Filed

February 15, 2013

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