JPMorgan Says DR Horton Doesn't Bar Arbitration In OT Suit

Law360, New York (August 22, 2012, 4:05 PM EDT) -- JPMorgan Chase Bank NA asked a New York federal court on Tuesday to send a proposed overtime collective action on behalf of its assistant bank branch managers to individual arbitration, saying the National Labor Relations Board's ruling against employment arbitration agreements containing class waivers should not apply.

The banking giant urged the court to dismiss a putative collective action filed by former assistant branch manager Tiffany Ryan and compel arbitration of her individual claims, maintaining that Ryan had signed an agreement requiring her to submit all...
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