Swarovski Looks To Nix Workers' Forced Jewelry Buy Claims

Law360, New York (May 15, 2013, 1:13 PM EDT) -- Swarovski North America Ltd. asked a California federal judge Tuesday to dismiss claims by store employees who say in a proposed class action that the jeweler unlawfully forced them to buy its merchandise and wear those items — and no competitors' — at work.

Swarovski and two of its subsidiaries said in a motion that two of the workers’ claims, which were part of a suit that also accused the company of wage-and-hour violations, should be tossed because the employees lacked standing in one case and,...
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