San Bernardino, CA (PRWEB) June 15, 2011
San Bernardino employment attorneys of Employment Law Team, a division of Fakhimi & Associates have filed a class action lawsuit against F.T.D.I West Inc., a company with locations in California and Florida. The lawsuit filed in the San Bernardino Superior Court on March 18, 2011 under case number CIVDS 1103584, and case name Bustillo v FTDI West, Inc., alleges that FTDI West Inc., violated: Sections 226.7 and 512 of the California Labor Code by failing to provide adequate meal breaks to employees involved, section 226.7 of the California Labor Code by failing to provide adequate rest breaks to employees involved, Section 510 of the California Labor Code by failing to pay proper overtime wages, Sections 203 and 226 (a) of the California Labor code by providing involved employees paystubs not in compliance with California law and not paying “waiting time” penalties, as well as two other causes of action as related to Business and Professions Code Section 17200 and the common law tort of unjust enrichment. The overtime claims asserted deal with non-payment of “double time” wages. Double time wages are due for any work over 12 hours in a workday or any work beyond eight hours on any seventh consecutive day of a workweek. The lawsuit defines its class members as “All current and former employees of Defendants who were employed as non-exempt employees at any of Defendants’ locations anywhere in California, at any time from four years prior to the initiation of this action until the present.”
Anyone with information or knowledge about the claims made in the complaint against F.T.D.I. Inc., is encouraged to contact the office’s of Fakhimi & Associates at 877-529-4545. All current and former employees who feel that they may qualify to be part of the class are also encouraged to contact Orange County overtime attorneys of Fakhimi & Associates.
Employment Law Team was founded by Houman Fakhimi a former in-house attorney with STEC, Inc., and a seasoned trial lawyer. The Orange County employment law attorneys of Fakhimi & Associates have litigated a wide range of employment law and labor law issues ranging from overtime wages, discrimination, non-payment of wages, and retaliation. Our attorneys pride themselves in knowing both the defense and the plaintiff side when it comes to complicated class actions. Call us today for more information. 877-529-4545, you can also visit us at http://www.employmentlawteam.com, and at http://www.youtube.com/user/FakhimiAndAssociates.