Settlement Structure: Claims Made
Closed Settlement Statement:
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.
A payment of $11 million will settle a class action about violations of labor laws against discount stores owned by Mohamed Doria or Iqbal Memon. The complaint alleges that the stores committed wage and hour violations against its employees. This current website is attempting to obtain claim forms from employees who did not previously file a consent form to join the case.Docket Number:
Company: Doria/Memon Discount Stores
Filing Deadline: September 21, 2020
Class Period: October 4, 2008 to October 10, 2017
Objection Deadline: September 21, 2020
Exclusion Deadline: September 21, 2020
Final Approval Hearing: October 30, 2020Proof of Purchase:
You do not need to provide proof as long as your name is on the Absent Class Members List. However, you do need to submit a claim form plus IRS W-4 and W-9 forms.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if
- You worked at the discount stores at issue, owned by Mohamed Doria or Iqbal Memon,
- Between October 4, 2008 and October 10, 2017,
- You did not previously file a consent to join the case, and
- You are not a family member of any of the defendants in the case.
If you previously filed a consent form to join the case, you do not need to file a claim form now. Note that if you are eligible, your name should be on the Absent Class Member List, at https://angeion-public.s3.amazonaws.com/www.DiscountStoresClassAction.com/docs/Absent_Class_Members_List.pdf.Typical Settlement Amount:
To begin with, each class member will receive a base payment of $2,000. Additional payments will be calculated by a formula based on the number of weeks worked during the class period in proportion to the total number of weeks worked by all class members. One week will be equal to one point. Also, class members who previously opted in, who did not have their FLSA claims dismissed, and who participated in discovery will receive an additional half point for each week worked during the class period. A maximum of $630,000 is provisionally designated for payments to certain class members for retaliation claims in this lawsuit.
Total Settlement Amount: $11,000,000Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Marlborough Law Firm, PC
Slater Slater Schulman, PLLC
Case Name: In Re Doria/Memon Disc. Stores Wage & Hour Litig.
Settlement Website: Doria/Memon Discount Stores Wage and Hour Settlement Website
Doria/Memon Discount Stores Wage and Hour Litigation Settlement
P.O. Box 58731
Philadelphia PA 19102