Solvay Loses Bid To Transfer Sales Rep's FLSA Suit

Law360, New York (May 28, 2010, 11:59 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has denied Solvay Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s bid to transfer a putative overtime collective action to a venue closer to the drugmaker's Georgia headquarters, but has left the door open for a transfer after the court decides class certification.

Judge Henry E. Hudson of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia on Thursday denied without prejudice Solvay's motion to transfer the suit to the Northern District of Georgia, ruling that while a transfer is “inappropriate at this time,” the company can refile...
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