The compass group, a North Carolina based food-service management and support company, has been sued in a collective action accusing it of failing to pay overtime wages to its assistant managers. Compass group describes itself on its website as the leading food-service management and support services company in the United States and Canada. Claims to … [Read More]
Federal Court in Massachusetts Dismisses Challenge to GNC’s “Chinese Overtime” Policy – Plaintiffs likely to appeal!
On January 13, 2015 a federal judge in Springfield Massachusetts dismissed the case challenging GNC’s halftime overtime policy sometimes referred to as “Chinese overtime.” This case presents many interesting issues including presidential politics. Plaintiff Joseph Lalli was a store manager of the GNC retail store in Massachusetts. For his work each week he was … [Read More]