Chavez v. Our Lady of Lourdes

A class action claim for the violation of meal and rest breaks. Class certification was denied. The case addresses standards under CR 23 for determining whether common questions predominate over individual questions and whether claims brought in small claims court is a superior vehicle for the resolution of claims.  Decision pending.

Blythe Chandler and Toby Marshall wrote the amicus brief for WELA.  Toby Marshall argued on behalf of WELA.  Read WELA’s Amicus Brief HERE.

Filed on 11/30/2017 in the Washington State Court of Appeals Division III.