Citizens Urges 7th Circ. To Nix Classes In Wage Suit

Law360, New York (April 12, 2011, 7:47 PM EDT) -- A lawyer for Citizens Financial Group Inc. told the Seventh Circuit on Tuesday that a trial court's order certifying two classes of bank employees under Illinois state law in an overtime case left too many open questions and should be reversed.

Attorneys for Citizens Financial, subsidiary RBS Citizens NA and the two classes of bank workers squared off before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.

In October 2010, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois certified two classes of bank...
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