FedEx MDL Plaintiffs: Appellate Ruling Bolsters Case

Law360, New York (August 17, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The plaintiffs in multidistrict litigation over FedEx Ground Package System Inc.'s employment practices are asking an Indiana court to take note of an appellate ruling from California affirming a trial court's decision that FedEx Ground drivers who sued the company were employees, rather than independent contractors.

Thursday, the Indiana plaintiffs filed their request for judicial notice of the Court of Appeal for the State of California's Second Appellate Division's August 13 published decision on appeals lodged by FedEx Ground stemming from a case in Los Angeles...
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