Centex Managers Lose Bid For Class Status In OT Suit

Law360, New York (February 5, 2010, 4:35 PM EST) -- A federal court has rejected a bid for conditional certification of a nationwide class of field managers in an overtime suit against Centex Homes Inc., agreeing with the conclusions of a magistrate judge that the proposed class would be “unmanageable.”

In an order issued Thursday, Judge Sam A. Lindsay of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas denied the plaintiff's motion for conditional certification of a collective action under the Fair Labor Standards Act and dismissed the opt-in plaintiffs who have joined the...
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