Speedway Says Manager's Class Action Bid Is 'Unmanageable'

Law360 (December 5, 2019, 2:26 PM EST) -- It would be "unmanageable" to certify a class in a Massachusetts man's suit claiming Speedway LLC denies overtime pay to the general managers of its convenience stores because of the vast particularities in this case and the thousands of others around the country, the gas station chain argued Wednesday.

Speedway told U.S. District Judge Richard G. Stearns in a court filing that conclusory allegations that the chains' GMs are deemed exempt from overtime laws while primarily performing non-exempt work are not enough to show that Joseph DaRosa is similarly situated to the wide range of other GMs he seeks to have...

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