A $250,000 deal between U.S. Bancorp and almost 1,150 call center employees acquired preliminary approval from a federal decide in Kansas, resolving Fair Labor Standards Act claims over alleged unpaid, off-the-clock work.
The 1,147 members of the FLSA collective will cut up about $147,500, with every anticipated to obtain a median cost of $120. Their attorneys will obtain $100,000 for charges and prices.
Lead plaintiff Jennifer Jackson can even obtain a $2,500 service award, in line with Judge Eric F. Melgren of the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas in his March 11 approval order.
Jackson collectively sued U.S. Bancorp …