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Written by attorney Cynthia Shaiman Bamforth | Aug 28, 2014

Brinker Case Settles for $56 Million - Settling High Profile Wage and Hour Class Action Lawsuit

After waging a 10-year legal battle, Brinker Restaurant Corp. settled on August 6, 2014. The parties reached a preliminary agreement to resolve all 120,000 class members’ claims in exchange for a maximum settlement payment of $56.5 million. The settlement terms remain subject to court approval.

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We’ve covered earlier rulings in past blogs, “Brinkers New Rules for Meal and Rest breaks”, “Brinker: Employees May Skip Breaks”, “Brinker: Clocking In on Employee Timekeeping”, “Brinker Decision and Rest Periods” and "Brinker: California's Meal Break Breathrough"

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