FedEx Drivers Win Class Cert. In Overtime Suit

Law360, New York (April 23, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge in California has certified five subclasses of drivers alleging FedEx Corp. bilked them of pay for missed meal periods, off-the-clock work and working split shifts.

Judge Thelton E. Henderson of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California approved the five subclasses Tuesday.

He denied a motion to approve a sixth class, though, which would have consisted of drivers alleging FedEx hadn't paid them for inaccurate wage statements or paid their full wages when they left the company.

Judge Henderson also...
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