Farm workers in California have settled a class action lawsuit for unpaid wages for $915,000.  The workers worked in a vineyard which paid them piece rates for the number of vines they tied and pruned.  The lawsuit claimed that the workers were paid under $2 per hour, which violated the minimum wage requirements of the federal Fair Labor Standards Act.  The farm workers were represented by California Rural Legal Assistance.  

Source:  The Fresno Bee

exington, Kentucky overtime lawyer Robert Abell represents employees and individuals in unpaid wages and overtime cases; contact him at 859-254-7076.  
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