Doubtful Judge Delays Class Cert. In AIG Wage Battle

Law360, Los Angeles (May 31, 2012, 6:18 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Thursday questioned whether an insurance adjuster can pursue his wage lawsuit against American International Group Inc. as a class action, seeking further briefing on whether the case requires individual analyses of each putative class member’s employment status.

U.S. District Judge George H. Wu told attorneys for a former AIG insurance adjuster at a Thursday hearing that allegations that the company forced adjusters to work off the clock could require an inquiry into each employee’s work schedule to determine whether he or...
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