Virginia Mason Medical Center

Firm News

In March 2020, SGB filed a class action lawsuit in King County Superior Court against Virginia Mason Medical Center on behalf of all hourly-paid employees of Virginia Mason who recorded missed meal or rest breaks in Virginia Mason’s electronic timekeeping system.

The Court certified the case as a class action on June 4, 2021. On May 9, 2022, the trial court granted summary judgment on all claims in favor of the employee class. Virginia Mason is currently seeking review of that decision by the Washington Court of Appeals. Follow the links to view important documents in the case.

If you are a current or former hourly paid employee of Virginia Mason Medical Center who reported missed rest or meal breaks in Defendant’s electronic timekeeping system between March 24, 2017 and January 25, 2020, and would like to discuss this case, please contact our legal assistant, Mary Dardeau at (206) 233-1257 or (800) 809-2234 or