LIZETTE FLORES VS SANTA MONICA SEAFOOD COMPANY ET AL

Case No.: BC697666    

11/17/20

Dept. 73

Rafael Ongkeko, Judge presiding

FLORES v. SANTA MONICA SEAFOOD CO. (BC697666)

Counsel for Plaintiff: Lawyers for Justice, PC (Aiwazian); Protection Law Group, LLP (Davis; Nayebdadash)

Counsel for Defendant: Allen Matkins, et al. (Armstrong; Bell)

Motion for Final Approval of Class Action and PAGA Settlement (served 10/15/20; filed 11/5/20)

Tentative ruling:

The court GRANTS final approval, as follows:

The Court certifies the class for purposes of settlement;

The Court finds that the settlement is fair, adequate, and reasonable;

Class counsel is awarded $700,000 in attorney fees and $27,383.47 in costs;

Class representative Lizette Flores is awarded an enhancement payment of $7,500

The claims administrator, ILYM Group, Inc., is awarded $20,000 in settlement administration costs;