Trouble for Wal-Mart in Minnesota

Wal-Mart loses Minnesota state wage-hour lawsuit In a recent lawsuit (Braun v Wal-Mart, Inc.), a Minnesota trial court ruled that Wal-Mart violated state law for failure to provide rest breaks and requiring employees to work “off the clock”. The court has already granted $6.5 million in compensatory damages to approximately 56,000 employees.  The court found that Wal-Mart’s failure to compensate …