J&J Fires Back At Sales Rep In Overtime Pay Suit

Law360, New York (April 9, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Johnson & Johnson is asking a federal court to toss a former employee's claim that the pharmaceutical giant unlawfully classifies its sales representatives as exempt from laws requiring overtime pay.

The proposed class action lawsuit, originally filed in the Superior Court of New Jersey by Joseph Faltaous on Feb. 22, was removed to the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey on April 4, the same day J&J filed its motion to dismiss the plaintiff's state overtime claim.

J&J said that Faltaous’ attempt to...
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