May 17, 2014

Claims Trimmed In NY Taxi Driver Wage Class Action

By Brandon Lowrey Los Angeles (April 14, 2014, 11:17 PM ET) –A New York federal judge on Monday trimmed overtime and state minimum wage claims from a putative employment class action against Plandome Taxi Inc., citing state and federal laws that exclude taxicab drivers from some labor protections. But U.S. Senior District Judge Denis R. Hurley’s ruling left alive claims by plaintiff Joseph Arena that Plandome violated federal minimum wage laws and wrongfully withheld wages […]