Judge Refuses To Toss Class Claim In FedEx MDL

Law360, New York (December 17, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- FedEx Ground Package System Inc. has lost a bid to decertify a class claim made by a group of Minnesota employees who are part of multidistrict litigation that accuses the delivery giant of misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors and failing to provide them with certain benefits.

U.S. District Judge Robert L. Miller of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana signed an order Tuesday denying FedEx's motion to amend class certification in relation to the plaintiffs' claim under the Minnesota Prevention of...
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