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Zocdoc Settles Overtime Class Action for $1.4 Million

Oct. 1, 2019, 8:36 PM

Zocdoc Inc. has agreed to pay nearly $1.4 million to settle a class action claiming the medical care booking company failed to pay sales staff overtime, and the Southern District of New York approved the settlement Oct. 1.

The plaintiffs claimed that until 2015 Zocdoc misclassified its New York-based inside salespeople who called doctors and other medical providers to sell Zocdoc’s software. The company allegedly treated them as exempt from overtime pay under state and federal laws and failed to pay them overtime wages for working more than 40 hours per week.

The parties told the court Sept. 20 that...

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