KRA Career Agents' FLSA Action Gets Collective Cert.

Law360, New York (February 24, 2010, 2:57 PM EST) -- The lead plaintiffs in a suit accusing government consulting firm KRA Corp. of denying its career agents overtime pay in violation of state and federal wage laws have won conditional certification to proceed as a collective action.

Judge John P. Fullam of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania granted the plaintiffs' motion Tuesday, finding that KRA's career agents were sufficiently “similarly situated” to meet the low bar for prediscovery certification.

He conditionally certified a group consisting of anyone who worked as a...
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