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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

Court approves $6.5-million settlement in race-discrimination lawsuit against grocery chain

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 24 2014

An Arizona federal court has preliminarily approved a settlement in a lawsuit alleging that Bashas' Inc. paid Hispanic workers less than comparable

Brewery worker claims free beer was part of regular base pay

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 23 2013

A former non-exempt Anheuser-Busch brewery worker in California has filed a putative class action against the company alleging that it violated the

Federal Court urges parties to negotiate in USDA gender discrimination case

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 10 2010

According to a news source, a district court in the District of Columbia has denied a request seeking an order that the Justice Department submit a proposal for settling claims of loan program discrimination filed by female farmers against the U.S. Department of Agriculture

Discredited resveratrol researcher sues UConn for wrongful termination

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 8 2013

A scientist who was accused of falsifying data in research on the purported health benefits of red wine has reportedly sued the University of

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

Former Benihana chef claims FLSA violations and retaliation

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 27 2013

On behalf of current and former Benihana chefs, a former chef has filed an action under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) alleging that the company

Settlement approved in Pret A Manger don-doff class action

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 3 2014

A New York federal court has approved a $910,000 settlement in a class action contending that Pret A Manger failed to pay employees for the time it

Insurance companies seek contribution from other insurers in defending diacetyl exposure lawsuits

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 16 2010

A group of insurance companies has sued another group of insurers, seeking a declaration that the defendants are also required to indemnify and defend flavoring companies that have been named as defendants in lawsuits by former microwave popcorn- and candy-plant employees alleging injuries from exposure to diacetyl

Advocacy organization report calls for protection of young agricultural workers

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 14 2010

Human Rights Watch has issued a report titled "Fields of Peril: Child Labor in US Agriculture" that describes the working conditions facing the nation's youngest field laborers and calls for changes to federal employment and environmental laws to provide them with greater protections