Bayer Can't Get Tolling Ruling Nixed In $100M Sex Bias Suit

Law360, New York (March 24, 2014, 3:58 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey federal judge on Friday refused to overturn an order extending the statute of limitations for plaintiffs to opt in to Equal Pay Act collective action claims in a $100 million sex discrimination suit against Bayer Corp.

U.S. District Judge Kevin McNulty found that U.S. Magistrate Judge Joseph A. Dickson had applied the correct legal standard last May when he approved the plaintiffs' motion to toll the two-year statute of limitations for the EPA claims, which extended it from the March 2011 filing of...
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