Chamber Backs KPMG In OT Action Discovery Row

Law360, New York (November 7, 2011, 1:06 PM EST) -- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Friday threw its support behind KPMG LLP, saying the accounting firm should not be required to retain thousands of employee hard drives in a putative overtime class action filed by a group of former auditors.

In an amicus brief filed in New York federal court, the Chamber said that a magistrate judge erred last month when he rejected KPMG's bid to limit the number of hard drives the company would have to hold onto while waiting on a motion for...
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