Braun v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

2003 WL 1847695 (Pa. Com. Pl. January 15, 2003)

Donovan Axler, LLC is co-counsel to the plaintiff and class in this action to recover unpaid wages earned by Wal-Mart employees for overtime work and missed or shortened meal and break periods. Plaintiff has obtained a court ruling prohibiting Wal-Mart from conducting ex parte interviews with current and former employees who are class members. Discovery is currently proceeding.  On December 27, 2005, the Court certified a class consisting of all current and former Wal-Mart employees in Pennsylvania from 1998 through the present.   Trial is scheduled for September 5, 2006 in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas.  To view the Notice of Pendency of Class Action and other pertinent materials, please click on the links below.

Complaint: Walmart
Court Brief Used in News: Definitive Text of the Brief of Appellees 
Court Decisions : Walmart – Order Approving Certification ; Wal-Mart – Superior Court Decision on Appeal
Court Opinion’s: Judge Bernstein’s Opinion on Damages 10-03-2007 ; Judge Bernstein’s Order, Opinion and Findings of F
Notice to Class : Walmart – Notice to Class