Scientific Image FLSA Lawsuit Will Stay In Calif.

Law360, New York (October 6, 2010, 7:35 PM EDT) -- A judge has decided to keep a putative collective action alleging overtime-pay violations against Scientific Image Center Management Inc. in California, even though the cosmetic surgery company is headquartered in Michigan.

Plaintiff Rebecca Holliday, who is suing on behalf of a nationwide class of appointment schedulers at SICM's clinics, would be more inconvenienced than SICM would if the venue was moved, Judge Richard Seeborg ruled Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

SICM had filed a motion on March 1 asking...
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