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David Emilio Mastagni

David Mastagni’s Legal Cases

19 total


  • Stockton Police Officers Ass'n v. City of Stockton, San Joaquin County Superior Court, Case No. 39-2010-00245197

    Practice Area:
    Constitutional
    Outcome:
    Superior Court ruled city cannot reject labor contract by declaring a fiscal emergency.
    Description:
    (not available)
  • Ketchum v. City of Vallejo, 523 F. Supp. 2d 1150 (E.D. Cal. 2007)

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    The claims were resolved through a bankruptcy settlement for for an aggregate claim of $659,880.00, a portion of which was discharged in bankruptcy.
    Description:
    At the time the opinion was issued Ketchum was/is the only published case holding that mounted unit officers must be paid overtime for time spend feeding, grooming, transporting and training horse maintained at the officers' residence but used for ancillary mounted patrol duties. The Court overturned a DOL Opinion letter to the contrary in finding liability against the City of Vallejo and rejected the City's good faith defense. The action was filed on behalf of 2 Vallejo Police Officers.
  • Mitchell v. County Of Monterey (5:08-cv-01166-JW)

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2011
    Outcome:
    Settled for approximately $441,000.00 and policy changes that included 8-16 hours of annual compensatory leave for non-parties and an overtime definition that surpasses FLSA requirements.
    Description:
    An off-the-clock and regular rate violation action brought pursuant to the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) involving approximately 22 Monterey County Deputy Sheriffs.
  • Horton et al v. County of Sacramento (2:09-cv-00806-FCD-KJN),

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2011
    Outcome:
    $210,000.00 settlement.
    Description:
    An action brought under the FLSA and grievance for vioaltion of MOU on behlaf of Sacramento County Probation Officers.
  • Fay et al. v. The Wackenhut Corporation et al. (San Mateo County Superior Court, Case No. CIV 454586)

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Outcome:
    $1.75 million settlement.
    Description:
    An action brought under state wage and labor laws on behalf of 203 current and former Wackenhut Corporation security officers for overtime, and missed meal periods and rest breaks.
  • Abubakar, et al. v. County of Solano (6-CV-2268-LKK-EFB)

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Outcome:
    $1.425 million settlement.
    Description:
    An action brought on behalf of 170 Solano County Correctional Officers for unpaid overtime.
  • Black v. City of Marysville (2:06-cv-01104-GEB-EFB)

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2008
    Outcome:
    Settled for approximately $120,000.
    Description:
    A wage and hour collective action brought pursuant to the FLSA involving approximately 15 police officers.
  • Agdipa v. Grant Joint Union High School District (2:06-cv-01365-RRB-DAD)

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2007
    Outcome:
    Settled for approximately $46,329.94.
    Description:
    A wage and hour collective action certified pursuant to the FLSA involving approximately 17 plaintiffs.
  • Belmont v. County of San Mateo (4:05-cv-03192-SBA)

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2007
    Outcome:
    Settled for approximately $180,000.00.
    Description:
    A wage and hour case brought pursuant to the FLSA involving approximately 97 San Mateo Deputy Sheriffs.
  • Alba v. City and County of San Francisco (Case 3:05-cv-01667-TEH)

    Practice Area:
    Class Action
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2007
    Outcome:
    Settled for approximately $625,000.00.
    Description:
    A wage and hour case brought pursuant to the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) involving approximately 353 San Francisco Deputy Sheriffs.