GrubHub Loses Bid To Toss Calif. Driver Suit Over Wages

Law360, Los Angeles (July 13, 2016, 11:21 PM EDT) -- GrubHub Inc., the online food delivery service, could not put the brakes on a putative class action in California federal court Wednesday after a judge ruled the delivery driver plaintiffs sufficiently alleged facts to support claims they were denied minimum wage and overtime pay by being misclassified as independent contractors.

In her order refusing to dismiss a second amended complaint by named plaintiffs Raef Lawson and Andrew Tan, U.S. Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Scott Corley said the GrubHub drivers pled allegations that give rise to a “plausible...
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