California Federal Judge Certifies Pilot Class In Wage Statements Suit
(March 31, 2016, 10:54 AM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — A California federal judge on March 23 certified a class of United Airlines Inc. pilots who sued their employer alleging that their wage statements lacked certain information required under California law (Charles E. Ward, et al. v. United Airlines, Inc., et al., No. 15-2309, N.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 38896).
(Order available. Document #43-160401-038R.)
Charles Ward, a resident of Marin County, Calif., worked as a reserve pilot for United Airlines, meaning that he remained on call to fly segments as needed. On...