Wells Fargo Workers Again Denied Class Cert. In OT Suit
By Ben James
Law360, New York (November 4, 2013, 7:15 PM ET) -- A New York federal judge refused Friday to revisit a prior ruling denying class and collective action certification to Wells Fargo Bank NA employees who allegedly got stiffed on overtime pay, saying the workers' reconsideration bid inappropriately asserted an “expansive new claim.”
U.S. District Judge P. Kevin Castel shot down a motion for reconsideration of an August decision in which he concluded that the plaintiffs hadn't shown that common issues predominated over individual ones, and denied the class certification under New York Labor Law and conditional...