Kansas City SWAT Cops Lose OT Pay Case

Law360, New York (August 28, 2012, 5:09 PM EDT) -- A Missouri federal judge threw out a collective action Monday that claimed police officers on a Kansas City SWAT team weren't paid proper overtime wages, ruling that the plaintiffs didn't sufficiently show the amount and extent of their alleged overtime work.

U.S. District Judge Dean Whipple granted the Kansas City Board of Police Commissioners' March 30 motion for summary judgment, doing away with the plaintiffs' claims under the Fair Labor Standards Act and the Missouri Minimum Wage Law, in addition to counts for breach of contract...
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