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Embrace Home Loans
Loan Officer overtime - $375,000 Settlement
C. Andrew Head was co-Lead Counsel for the certified collective of mortgage loan officers who alleged failure to pay overtime in Jackson v. Embrace Home Loans, No. 1:13-cv-00739 (D.R.I.). On July 11, 2016, U.S. District Judge Mary Lisi entered an order approving the settlement of 38 named and opt-in plaintiffs' claims in which Embrace paid over $375,000 in combined overtime back wages, liquidated damages, service payments, attorney's fees and costs, and employer's share of payroll taxes, and made additional settlement offers by the same pro rata calculation to an additional 8 loan officers whom Embrace had omitted from the class list provided for notice.