1st Circ. Won't Review Citizens Financial Overtime Class

Law360, Washington (December 18, 2012, 7:01 PM EST) -- The First Circuit on Tuesday refused to review class certification of Citizens Financial Group Inc. assistant branch managers who claim the bank improperly denied them overtime, saying the bank didn't meet the standards necessary to grant an interlocutory review.

Although Citizens alleged a Massachusetts federal court did little analysis when he decided to certify the class of more than 600 assistant branch managers from 254 bank branches in the state in the overtime pay suit, the appeals court deferred to U.S. District Judge George A. O'Toole...
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