Notice OK'd In Overtime Action V. Mushroom Grower

Law360, New York (April 9, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Finding that the lead plaintiffs in a wage-and-hour suit against a mushroom grower adequately showed that quality control workers, weighers, prepack workers and compost site workers were uniformly denied overtime pay, a federal judge has granted the plaintiffs' motion to notify those employees of the collective action.

Judge Michael W. Mosman of the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon on Wednesday signed an order adopting a magistrate judge’s recommendation to approve collective action notification for a broader group of workers in the suit against...
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