ConAgra Scores Quick Win In Workers’ Wage Suit

Law360, New York (August 31, 2017, 3:03 PM EDT) -- Packaged food company ConAgra was granted a quick win on Wednesday when an Arkansas federal judge dismissed a complaint in a suit filed by workers who claim they weren’t properly paid for all the time spent changing clothes and checking tools in and out.

U.S. District Judge James M. Moody Jr. granted summary judgment to ConAgra Foods Packaged Foods LLC in a putative class action that sought compensation for time spent changing clothes — donning and doffing — including walking between the changing area and the time clocks before and after shifts, as well as checking in and out box cutters,...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!