Colorado Federal Judge Conditionally Certifies Chipotle Workers’ Action
(August 27, 2015, 1:00 PM EDT) -- DENVER — A Colorado federal judge on Aug. 21 granted a motion seeking conditional collective action certification in a suit filed by employees of Chipotle Mexican Grill who allege that when they work the closing shift, they are automatically timed out but sometimes have to continue working (Leah Turner, et al. v. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc., No. 14-2612, D. Colo.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 110933).
Leah Turner, a Chipotle worker, first filed a class complaint against her employer in the U.S. District Court for the District...