United States District Court, C.D. California
EDWARD C. HUGLER, Acting Secretary of Labor, United States Department of Labor, Plaintiff,
HIMANSHU BHATIA, an individual, Defendant.
M. HEROLD Regional Solicitor SUSAN SELETSKY FLSA Counsel
DEMIAN CAMACHO (CSBN 286693) Trial Attorney BORIS ORLOV (CSBN
223532) Senior Trial Attorney UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF
LABOR Attorneys for Plaintiff, Edward C. Hugler, Acting
Secretary, United States Department of Labor
R.BRIAN DIXON CONNIE L. MICHAELS LITTLER MENDELSON Attorneys
MOHAMMAD KHAN CHUGH LLP Attorneys for Defendant
HIMANSHU BHATIA Defendant
HONORABLE JAMES V SELNA, UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT JUDGE
EDWARD C. HUGLER, Acting Secretary of Labor, United States
Department of Labor (the “Secretary”), and
Defendant HIMANSHU BHATIA (“Mrs. Bhatia”), an
individual, have agreed to resolve all claims alleged in the
Complaint pending before the U.S. District Court, Central
District of California, Case No. 8:16-cv-01548-JVS-JCG
(“Complaint”), and hereby consent to the entry of
this Consent Judgment as follows:
STATEMENT BY THE PARTIES
Secretary has filed a Complaint alleging that Mrs. Bhatia
violated Sections 6, 11, and 15 of the Fair Labor Standards
Act of 1938, as amended (the “FLSA”), 29 U.S.C.
§§ 206, 211, and 215.
Bhatia filed an Answer to the Complaint asserting affirmative
defenses and denying the allegations.
parties agree that Mrs. Bhatia was Sheela Ningwal's
(“Ms. Ningwal”) sole employer between July 2012 -
Consent Judgment provides not less than full FLSA minimum
wage recovery for all hours worked by Ms. Ningwal, as alleged
in the Secretary's Complaint, between July 2012 -
Consent Judgment resolves all claims in the Secretary's
Complaint and the Department of Labor's investigation
regarding Ms. Ningwal's employment with Mrs. Bhatia.
Secretary and Mrs. Bhatia waive Findings of Fact and
Conclusions of Law.
Bhatia admits that the Court has jurisdiction over the
parties and subject matter of this civil action and that
venue lies in the United States ...