Recovering Wages for All Hours Worked: Avendano et. al v. Averus Inc. and Michael Shank
Towards Justice represented a group of workers dedicated to cleaning commercial kitchen exhaust hoods who were dramatically underpaid for their hours worked. These brave workers filed a lawsuit against their employer to recover wages and overtime premiums earned, but which Averus had denied workers by improperly designating numerous work hours each week as wait time or commuting time. In 20__, Towards Justice won $______ in unpaid wages, penalties and fees.