Former Agent Targets New York Life In Wage Action

Law360, New York (March 2, 2011, 12:20 PM EST) -- A former New York Life Insurance Co. agent slapped the insurer with a class action Tuesday in Montana, accusing the company of failing to properly pay agents for required expenses and time spent at mandatory training sessions.

Thomas E. Towe of Towe Ball Enright Mackey & Sommerfeld PLLP lodged Jeannie Rosseland's suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Montana. The complaint accuses the insurer of failing to pay minimum wage and overtime compensation in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act and Montana...
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