Cert. Denial Was Error, Aerotek Workers Tell 9th Circ.

Law360, Los Angeles (March 6, 2012, 8:50 PM EST) -- Attorneys for a putative class of recruiters from Aerotek Inc. told the Ninth Circuit Tuesday that a district judge erred by denying certification in their overtime suit, raising questions about whether lower courts have been misapplying precedent on whether workers' common issues predominate.

The plaintiffs’ attorney, Guy Wallace, argued Tuesday that a district court judge misconstrued the Ninth Circuit’s companion decisions in In re: Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Overtime Pay Litigation and Vinole v. Countrywide Home Loans Inc., wrongly finding that common legal and factual questions...
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