The lawsuit alleges Cen Cal Builders & Developers violated the California Labor Code by failing to pay employees for all of their time worked.
FRESNO, Calif., Nov. 20, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The California labor law attorneys at Zakay Law Group, APLC and JCL Law Firm, APC, filed a class action complaint against Cen Cal Builders & Developers, Inc. ("Cen Cal Builders & Developers") for allegedly failing to provide employees with timely, off-duty meal and rest periods. The Cen Cal Builders & Developers class action lawsuit, Case No. 23CECG04411, is currently pending in the Fresno County Superior Court of the State of California. A copy of the complaint can be read here.
According to the lawsuit, Cen Cal Builders & Developers allegedly violated California Labor Code Sections §§ 201, 202, 203, 204, 226, 226.7, 246, 510, 512, 558, 1174(d), 1194, 1197, 1197.1, 1198, 2800, 2802 and 2804 by failing to: (1) pay minimum wages; (2) pay overtime wages; (3) provide meal and rest periods; (4) provide accurate itemized wage statements; (5) provide wages when due; and (6) reimburse for required business expenses.
As a result of their rigorous work schedules, Cen Cal Builders & Developers' employees were allegedly unable to take off duty rest breaks and were not fully relieved of duty for rest periods. Specifically, the lawsuit alleges employees were required from time-to-time to work in excess of four (4) hours without being provided ten (10) minute rest periods as a result of their overburdened work requirements and inadequate staffing. Further, the lawsuit alleges these employees were denied their first rest periods of at least ten (10) minutes for some shifts worked of at least two (2) to four (4) hours from time to time, a first and second rest period of at least ten (10) minutes for some shifts worked of between six (6) and eight (8) hours from time to time, and a first, second and third rest period of at least ten (10) minutes for some shifts worked of ten (10) hours or more from time to time. Additionally, Cen Cal Builders & Developers' employees were also allegedly not provided with one-hour wages in lieu thereof. As a result of their allegedly rigorous work schedules and inadequate staffing, Cen Cal Builders & Developers' employees were from time to time allegedly denied their proper rest periods by Cen Cal Builders & Developers.
If you would like to know more about the Cen Cal Builders & Developers lawsuit, please contact Attorney Jackland Hom today by calling (619) 255-9047.
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