Ernst & Young Escapes OT Class Action In New York

Law360, New York (November 17, 2010, 11:50 AM EST) -- The named plaintiff in a putative class action alleging that Ernst & Young LLP violated New York labor laws by not paying its associates for overtime has withdrawn the suit after agreeing with the company that a New York federal court lacks jurisdiction.

Judge Kimba M. Wood of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York granted Brian Mansberger's request to voluntarily dismiss the case on Tuesday. Ernst & Young previously filed a motion to dismiss the suit, and Mansberger agreed not to...
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