Bloomberg Customer Service Reps Get Cert. In NY FLSA Row

Law360, Los Angeles (March 19, 2014, 8:33 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Wednesday granted certification to a class of call center customer service employees in a wage-and-hour lawsuit brought against Bloomberg LP, holding that a class action is a superior method to individually litigating the New York Labor Law claims.

Last year, in its opposition to named plaintiff Shavez Jackson's motion for class certification, Bloomberg argued that Jackson failed to show that class treatment is appropriate and described her as “a disgruntled former employee who was fired for poor performance” who is...
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