Airline Agrees To $1.9M Deal In Flight Attendant Wage Row

Law360, New York (December 6, 2017, 4:03 PM EST) -- A trio of California-based flight attendants asked a federal court Tuesday for preliminary approval of Cathay Airways Pacific Ltd.’s $1.9 million deal to resolve litigation alleging the Hong Kong airline violated various Golden State wage and hour laws.

Cathay cabin crew members Margaret Tumampos, Jonathan Lam and Connie Lai sought a California federal court’s blessing for a settlement in their proposed class and representative action accusing the airline of making improper deductions from their paychecks, saying the deal is expected to provide an average payout of...
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Tumampos v. Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd.


Case Number

4:16-cv-06208

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California Northern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Fair Standards

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Claudia Wilken

Date Filed

October 26, 2016

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