Cemex Techies' FLSA Suit Survives Dismissal Bid

Law360, New York (December 10, 2009, 12:41 PM EST) -- A federal judge has rejected a request by cement and concrete producer Cemex Inc. to toss a wage-and-hour lawsuit brought by information technology support workers.

Judge Lee H. Rosenthal of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas on Tuesday denied Cemex's motion to dismiss the case, finding that the plaintiffs alleged sufficient facts to show a plausible case under the Fair Labor Standards Act, despite the defendant's claims to the contrary.

Named plaintiffs Val Hoffman and Jaysen Allen Hayes filed suit against Cemex...
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