The Los Angeles Labor Lawyers at Blumenthal, Nordrehaug & Bhowmik File a Class Action Lawsuit Against Ortho Mattress Inc. for Alleged California Labor Code Violations

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Labor Law Attorneys Blumenthal Nordrehaug & Bhowmik

If you think your company is violating the California Labor Code and would like to know if you qualify to make a claim, please contact Attorney Nicholas J. De Blouw today by calling (858) 952-0354.

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The Los Angeles employment law lawyers at Blumenthal, Nordrehaug & Bhowmik filed a class action lawsuit alleging that Ortho Mattress, Inc., allegedly failed to provide their California employees with meal and rest periods in accordance with the California Labor Code. Ortho Mattress Inc. provides bedding products throughout Southern California, in over 65 locations. The Ortho Mattress, Inc. lawsuit, Case No. RIC1723763 is currently pending in the Riverside County Superior Court for the State of California. A copy of the Complaint can be read here.

According to the class action complaint the company allegedly failed to provide all the legally required off-duty meal breaks to their employees as required by the applicable Wage Order and Labor Code. The Complaint seeks penalties relating to alleged missed meal breaks because allegedly Ortho Mattress, Inc., did not have a policy to provide their employees with thirty (30) minute uninterrupted meal breaks prior to their fifth (5th) hour of work.

Furthermore, the complaint directly states, “In addition, because of Defendant's commission pay plan described herein, Defendant failed to compensate Plaintiff and California Class Members for their rest periods as required by the applicable Wage Order and Labor Code. Defendant did not have a policy or practice which paid for off-duty rest periods to Plaintiff and the other California Class Members.”

If you think your company is violating the California Labor Code and would like to know if you qualify to make a claim, please contact Attorney Nicholas J. De Blouw today by calling (858) 952-0354.

Blumenthal, Nordrehaug & Bhowmik is an employment law firm with offices located in San Diego, San Francisco, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Riverside and Chicago that dedicates its practice to helping employees, investors and consumers fight back against unfair business practices, including violations of the Labor Code and Fair Labor Standards Act. If you need help in collecting unpaid overtime wages, unpaid commissions, being wrongfully terminated from work, and other employment law claims, contact one of their attorneys today by clicking here.

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Sarah is a financial reporter, focusing on technology, national security, and policing. Before joining Daily Telescope she worked as a staff writer at Fast Company and spent two years as a foreign correspondent in Turkey. Her work has been published in Al Jazeera America, The Nation, Vice News, Motherboard, and many other outlets.
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