Westgate FLSA Plaintiffs Likely To Face Sanctions

Law360, New York (October 13, 2010, 2:29 PM EDT) -- A magistrate judge has asked her court to sanction about two dozen opt-in plaintiffs in a Fair Labor Standards Act suit against time-share manager Westgate Resorts Inc. brought by salesmen and closing officers who claim they were shorted on overtime pay.

Magistrate Judge Peggy A. Leen of the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada on Tuesday recommended that the district court judge presiding over the case, Judge Robert C. Jones, grant Westgate's request to sanction some of the plaintiffs because they failed to comply...
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