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Jackson Healthcare Unit’s Deal to Settle Overtime Suit Approved

June 27, 2022, 8:00 PM

A nearly $2 million agreement between staffing company Jackson Nurse Professionals LLC and nursing employees to settle class overtime-pay claims warrants final approval, a federal court in California ruled.

No objectors among the 294 notified class and collective members have opposed the settlement, Judge Fernando M. Olguin said for the US District Court for the Central District of California. The highest payout will exceed $35,000, he said.

Health worker Howard Musgrove alleged that Jackson, a subsidiary of Jackson Healthcare LLC that specializes in travel-nurse staffing, failed to include per diem payments and bonuses in the regular rate of pay when ...