Staples FLSA Plaintiffs Appeal Fee, Costs Award

Law360, New York (October 19, 2009, 4:25 PM EDT) -- Hundreds of plaintiffs who won the better part of $5 million from Staples Inc. after accusing the office products retailer of failing to pay them the federally mandated premium rate for overtime hours have asked an appeals court to review the trial court's award of fees and costs.

The plaintiffs filed their notice of appeal in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey on Friday, saying that they were taking issue with the award of fees and costs in the final judgment signed...
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