Overtime Suit Against US Mint To Stay In Play

Law360, New York (November 7, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- The United States Mint has lost its bid to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a handful of supervisory police officers who claim they were misclassified under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act and are seeking back overtime wages.

Judge Robert H. Hodges Jr. of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims on Wednesday signed off on an order denying the government's motion to dismiss, flatly rejecting the argument that the plaintiffs' suit lacked subject matter jurisdiction.

“Jurisdictions of [non-appropriated funds instrumentalities] in this court includes disputes over...
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