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Amazon Settles Washington State Wage Lawsuit for $8.2 Million

amazon reaches multimillion dollar wage theft lawsuit settlementA class-action lawsuit filed against Amazon on behalf of a number of contract delivery drivers has been settled for $8.2 million. The multimillion-dollar lawsuit alleged that quotas imposed on drivers by the retail giant left workers without rest breaks and working forced overtime without being paid for the additional time spent on the road.

The quotas alleged by Gus Ortiz and Mark Fredley, the two drivers who ...

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