Verizon Workers Parry Objections To A Quick Appeal

Law360, New York (September 27, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Verizon Information Systems Inc. employees who sued the company for allegedly making illegal deductions from their wages and failing to pay overtime continue to fight for a final judgment that would let them immediately appeal the claim on deductions.

The plaintiffs' memorandum defending their motion for an entry of final judgment responded to objections raised last week by the former Verizon subsidiary, known since last year as Idearc Media Corp.

Idearc had called the plaintiffs' argument contradictory, saying that they could not simultaneously argue that the...
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