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Frito-Lay to settle wage-and-hour class action for $1.6 million

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 15 2013

Subject to court approval, Frito-Lay will pay $1.6 million to settle wage-and-hour claims filed on behalf of current and former employees who deliver

Philippine banana workers seek damages for DBCP exposure

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 12 2011

Hundreds of individually named Philippine banana plantation workers alleging physical and mental injury from exposure to pesticides have filed suit against a number of agricultural and chemical companies in a California state court seeking compensatory and punitive damages

NLRB judge rules grocery chain’s arb. agreements violate labor law

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 21 2014

A National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) judge has determined that Sprouts Farmers Market violated federal labor law by requiring employees to sign

Employees seek approval of wage dispute settlement with Benihana

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 17 2014

A putative class of workers employed by Benihana Inc. in its New York City based Haru Restaurants has filed an unopposed motion for preliminary

Hard times for Hard Rock Café employees

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 12 2012

A California court has reportedly denied a motion to certify a class of Hard Rock Café employees who allege that the restaurant chain wrongly classified them as exempt employees and then forced them to assume the tasks of non-exempt employees without paying them overtime or allowing them to take meal periods and rest breaks, and otherwise provided inaccurate wage statements

Statement of decision supports oral ruling on fraudulent pesticide exposure claims

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 18 2011

A California court has issued a statement of decision in support of its July 2010 oral ruling vacating a judgment in favor of plaintiffs who alleged they had been rendered sterile from chemicals used on Nicaraguan banana plantations

Chipotle employees file wage-and-hour class action

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 7 2014

A former Chiptole Mexican Grill employee has brought a wage-and-hour complaint against the company, including claims of harassment, gender

Wage and rest break claimants settle California suit against Starbucks

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 17 2013

The plaintiffs in putative class litigation alleging inaccurate wage statements and denial of required meal breaks have filed a motion for

Red lobster sued for sexually hostile environment

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 4 2013

As the fiscal year came to a close and on the eve of the federal government shutdown, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed nearly