Bimbo Independent Operator Denied Class Certification In Breach Of Contract Suit
(September 3, 2015, 8:14 AM EDT) -- CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A North Carolina federal judge on Aug. 31 denied a worker’s motion for class certification in a lawsuit alleging breach of contract and wage-and-hour violations due to the plaintiff’s failure to demonstrate commonality, typicality and adequacy (Michael Troche, et al. v. Bimbo Foods Bakeries Distribution, Inc., f/k/a George Weston Bakeries Distribution, Inc., No. 11-234, W.D. N.C.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 115482).
(Order available. Document #43-150904-013R.)
In 2007, Michael Troche formed an agreement with Bimbo Foods Bakeries Distribution (BFBD) to work as an independent...