Overtime Settlement for Home Care Workers

Almost fifteen hundred home care workers will will recover $1.1 million in settlement of a class-action case against their employer.  The recovery is against non-profit McMillan’s Home Care Agency.  The case was originally filed in 2010, alleging blatant violation of wage-and-hour laws for New York City workers with individuals working up to 60 hours a week without additional compensation.  Approximately one in seven low wage earners in New York are in the home care industry.

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About Andrew (Andy) Wampler

For over a decade, I have provided legal services to businesses and individuals in Northeast Tennessee. I spend time litigating breaches of contract, medical malpractice, and commercial disputes and have worked on a number of transactions. I also advise businesses, working much of my time on healthcare and employment matters.

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