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Los Angeles Glass Company to Pay $1.3M to Settle Wage Claims

April 19, 2019, 7:03 PM

A Los Angeles commercial and architectural glass manufacturer will pay $1.3 million to resolve a class action alleging it failed to properly pay overtime and provide required meal and rest breaks.

Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Lisa Hart Cole April 18 granted final approval to a deal that affects more than 1,000 class members and ends litigation brought against Glasswerks L.A. Inc. and its sister company Avalon Glass & Mirror Co. in October 2016. The judge’s green light comes less than two months after named plaintiff Cesar A. Fajardo sought final approval.

“Plaintiff asserts that the settlement should be approved...

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