|Michele maintains a legal practice focusing on labor and employment law which has resulted in honors and recognitions includes being named by her peers in Delaware Today Magazine as a Top Lawyer in the area of Labor & Employment Law.|
Last month, Family Dollar settled a lawsuit in New York with 1,700 employees that were classified as managers in which the employees claimed that the retailer unlawfully failed to pay them overtime.
Per a Family Dollar press release, the settlement could cost up to $14 million. They ran into similar trouble in 2009 when Family Dollar had to pay $33 million for similar misclassification that resulted in a class-action lawsuit in Alabama.
This most recent suit was the result of employees bei...