Case Number: No. 06-4176

Practice Area: Employment Law & Unpaid Wages

Case Status: Settled

Settlement Amount: $2.9 million

Court: United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Berger Montague served as Co-Lead Counsel and obtained a $2,925,000 settlement on behalf of loan officers who worked in four offices of the defendant, Wilmington Finance, Inc., to resolve their claims for unpaid overtime wages under the Fair Labor Standards Act, 29 U.S.C. § 201, et seq. Led by Executive Shareholder Shanon J. Carson, the case was litigated in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. A significant opinion issued in the case is Chabrier v. Wilmington Finance, Inc., 2008 WL 938872 (E.D. Pa. April 04, 2008) (denying the defendant’s motion to decertify the class following discovery).

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