Outback Steakhouse FLSA Wage & Hour Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility

Class Members of the Outback Steakhouse settlement include current and former hourly employees of Bloomin’ Brands Inc., OSI Restaurant Partners LLC, Outback Steakhouse of Florida LLC and OS Restaurant Services LLC who are or were employed at an Outback Steakhouse in the following locations during the relevant time periods indicated below.

Illinois: Dec. 24, 2003 – April 11, 2016

New York: Dec. 24, 2007 – April 11, 2016

Maryland: Dec. 24, 2010 – April 11, 2016

Ohio: Dec. 24, 2011 – April 11, 2016

North Carolina: Dec. 24, 2011 – April 11, 2016

Massachusetts: Sept. 15, 2012 – April 11, 2016

South Carolina: Sept. 15, 2012 – April 11, 2016

Other States: April 13, 2013 – April 11, 2016

Estimated Amount


Valid claims will receive a pro rata portion of the pool

Proof of Purchase

Evidence of Employment

Case Name

Brooke Cardoza v. Bloomin’ Brands Inc., et al.,
Case No. 2:13-cv-01820-JAD-NJK
District Court for the District of Nevada

Case Summary

According to the lawsuit employees of the steakhouse were required to perform work prior to the start or after the end of their work shift, but that they were not allowed to clock in or out to account for the extra time worked outside of the scheduled shift.

Settlement Pool





Outback Steakhouse/Bloomin’ Brands

Claims Administrator

c/o Rust Consulting Inc. – 5125

P.O. Box 2516

Faribault, MN 55021-9516