After numerous stays (lifted), motions for reconsideration (denied), motions to strike (denied), motions for summary adjudication (denied) and a petition for writ of mandate (denied), notices were sent out this week to all class members in our case against Main Street Restaurant Group, the largest franchisee of TGI Friday's restaurants. Anyone who worked at a California TGI Friday's owned or managed by Main Street and Main (now known as Main Street Restaurant Group, Inc.) from January 1999 to the present should receive a notice in the mail this month. Anyone in that group who does not receive his or her notice by the end of the month should contact the third party administrator, Rust Consulting:
This was the first large rest period class action case certified in the State of California. There have been others certified since. A copy of the notice can be downloaded here.