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Employment Law Appellate Court Opinion

by Booth, George


AC42986 - Commissioner of Labor v. Walnut Tire Shop, LLC (Wage collection statute (ยง 31-72); motion for default; motion to open judgment of default; "The defendants, Walnut Tire Shop, LLC (company), and Ramon Balbuena, appeal from the judgment of the trial court denying their motion to open a default judgment rendered in favor of the plaintiff, the Commissioner of Labor. On appeal, the defendants claim that the court abused its discretion in denying that motion because they lacked actual notice of the plaintiff's action. We disagree and, accordingly, affirm the judgment of the trial court.")