Darden to settle wage suit for $700,000

ORLANDO Fla. Darden Restaurants has agreed to pay $700,000 in the preliminary settlement of a wage-related lawsuit filed last year in a California state court by a former Olive Garden server, according to filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

In the lawsuit filed in August 2007, which sought class-action status, the server charged Olive Garden with failing to pay for reported shift time, as well as failing to pay minimum wage, provide

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