Los Angeles Labor Lawyers at Blumenthal Nordrehaug Bhowmik De Blouw LLP, Hit Swissport SA, LLC, with Class Action Lawsuit for Alleged Meal Break and FCRA Violations

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Swissport SA, LLC is facing a class action filed by one of their California employees who alleges the company failed to provide meal and rest periods in accordance with California law and violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act

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For more information about the class action lawsuit filed against Swissport SA, LLC, please call Attorney Nicholas De Blouw at (858) 999-1118

The Los Angeles employment law attorneys at Blumenthal Nordrehaug Bhowmik De Blouw LLP, lodged a putative class action lawsuit against Swissport SA, LLC for allegedly failing to provide their workers in California with the legally required thirty minute uninterrupted meal periods and rest periods. The class action also alleges that Swissport failed to properly reimburse their California employees for necessary business expenses they incurred on the company's behalf.

The Swissport SA, LLC class action is currently pending in the Los Angeles County Superior Court for the State of California, Case No. BC691058. To view a copy of the Complaint, click here.

The lawsuit filed against Swissport SA, LLC alleges that the aviation services company failed to provide their California employees with the legal required thirty (30) minute uninterrupted meal break prior to their fifth hour of work. The complaint alleges "DEFENDANT was aware that PLAINTIFF and other CALIFORNIA CLASS Members did not take their meal and rest periods because of the workload and time constraints imposed upon them by DEFENDANT but DEFENDANT refused to remit premium payments to these employees for their missed meal and rest breaks."

The Class action lawsuit also alleges that the company violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act by unlawfully, unfairly and/or deceptively having in place company policies, practices and procedures that uniformly obtained credit reports on prospective employees without first obtaining valid authorization consent forms.

For more information about the class action lawsuit filed against Swissport SA, LLC, please call Attorney Nicholas De Blouw at (858) 999-1118.

Blumenthal Nordrehaug Bhowmik De Blouw LLP, is a Northern California employment law firm that dedicates its practice to helping employees, fight back against unfair business practices, including violations of the California Labor Code and Fair Labor Standards Act. The firm has offices located in San Diego, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Francisco, Sacramento and Chicago.

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