BofA Can't Shake Examiner's Back Pay Suit

Law360, New York (July 30, 2010, 5:46 PM EDT) -- A federal judge refused to grant either side an early victory in a former Bank of America NA employee’s class action, requiring further litigation to determine if the bank owes back wages to workers reclassified as eligible for overtime pay.

On Thursday, Judge William S. Duffey Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia rejected Bank of America’s claim that the field examiners plainly qualify for the administrative and professional exemptions under the Fair Labor Standards Act, even if the bank reclassified...
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