sergio contreras, Plaintiff, vs. aaa flag & Banner mfg. co. inc., et al., Defendants.

Case No.: BC 678461

Hearing Date: June 11, 2018

Hearing Time: 8:30 a.m.

[TENTATIVE] ORDER RE:

MOTION FOR APPROVAL OF REPRESENTATIVE PAGA SETTLEMENT

Factual Background

Plaintiff Sergio Contreras (“Contreras”) initiated this action individually and on behalf of the State of California, as a private attorney general on October 4, 2017 against Defendant AAA Flag & Banner Mfg. Co. Inc. (“AAA Flag”). The Complaint alleges one cause of action for civil penalties under Labor Code section 2699 et seq. (“PAGA”) for violations of Labor Code sections 201, 202, 203, 204, 210, 226, 226.3, 226.7, 512, and 1198 as well as IWC Wage Orders 1-2001 and 7-2001.

The parties participated in mediation, where the parties ultimately reached a settlement of both the PAGA claims as well as settlemen........