Court approves $1.5 million settlement with former US Fidelis employees
More than 550 former employees of the auto services contract giant US Fidelis will share in a nearly one point five million dollar settlement reached in bankruptcycourt.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Wednesday’s deal settles claims by the workers that they were not properly warned before being laid off.
One of two brothers who owned the auto services contract giant US Fidelis has pleaded guilty to federal charges - just four days after admitting to a series of state charges.
Darain Atkinson, 47, pleaded guilty today to one felony count of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, and one felony count of filing false tax returns.
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