Verizon Balks At Judgment In Employee Class Action

Law360, New York (September 21, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A group of employees who filed a class action suit against Verizon Information Services Inc. has asked a judge to enter a final judgment so that they can appeal—a move that the company opposes.

In a motion filed on Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, the unit of Verizon, now called Idearc Information Services LLC, opposed the plaintiffs' request for a July order to be certified so it can be appealed immediately.

In July, a judge ruled the employees...
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