Court grants final approval of $1.2 million settlement in wage theft case

August 20, 2019 - San Joaquin County Superior Court Judge George Abdallah today granted final approval of the class action settlement reached by the firm on behalf of approximately 550 employees of Tracy Auto Center and several related car dealerships. The $1.2 million settlement had an exceptional 100% participation rate—no class member objected or timely requested to be excluded from the class. Judge Abdallah found the settlement “fair, adequate and reasonable” and concluded that it created “significant benefits to the Settlement Class Members.”