Court Rules Hershey RSRs Entitled to Overtime at 1.5x Pay Rate if Found Misclassified

On February 20, 2013, the Honorable Kandis A. Westmore, United States Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of California, issued an order providing that the approximately 150 Hershey Retail Sales Representatives (“RSRs”) who were seeking overtime pay would be compensated at an hourly rate of 1.5 (time-and-a-half) and not at the .5 rate (half-time) that [...]