Markovits, Stock & DeMarco Obtains Class Certification for Wage and Hour Violations Against El Vaquero Restaurants

On September 4, 2014, Judge Algenon L. Marbley issued an order certifying a class action in Renae Castillo, et al. v. Morales, Inc., et al., Case No. 2:12-cv-650 (S.D. Ohio). The lawsuit alleges wage and hour violations under the Fair Labor Standards Act and parallel Ohio laws against eight El Vaquero restaurants.  Plaintiffs’ claims include failure…