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The flaws of antitrust laws

The ready mixed and precast concrete supply chain shows nothing out of line with vendors holding low, middle or higher double-digit national market share, as material or equipment category leaders like BASF Admixture Systems, Holcim (US) Inc., Mack Trucks Inc., McNeilus Cos. and Command Alkon Inc. illustrate. 

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Court refuses to indulge claims of ‘meal period’ driver plaintiffs

A group of mixer truck drivers sought $6 million in a class action lawsuit, alleging former employer Granite Rock Co. violated California labor laws requiring off-duty meal periods or payment for duty-free meal periods. A Santa Clara County Superior Court decision issued last month suggests that instead of being awarded back pay and legal fee largesse, Driscoll et al. vs. Granite Rock plaintiffs and their counsel were handed their lunches.

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