Forbes Points Out Rise In Wage & Hour Class Action Suits
by Michael Fox
Yesterday's article focuses on a procedural step in an on-going case against C.H. Robinson to add a class of 3,000 employees, but goes on to note the growing trend of such suits. Although suits under California's more pro-employee wage and hour law are the most common, more and more suits are being brought under the Fair Labor Standards Act which applies to employers in all states.