Motorcycle Gear Retailer Settles Wage Class Claims For $1.9 Million
(August 26, 2016, 1:46 PM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — A California federal judge on Aug. 23 granted final approval of a $1.9 million settlement to be paid by a retailer to end wage-and-hour class claims brought by employees, finding that the evidence, potential length of the case and overwhelming support from class members weighed in favor of approval (Lannden Bower v. Cycle Gear, Inc., No. 14-2712, N.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 112455).
(Order available. Document #43-160902-007R.)
Cycle Gear Inc. is a retail company that sells motorcycle helmets, parts and accessories. On...