Cashiers Don't Need Seats, CVS Tells Court

Law360, New York (February 8, 2012, 3:40 PM EST) -- CVS Pharmacy Inc. on Tuesday asked a federal judge to nix a putative class action over the company's failure to provide cashiers in its California stores with seats, saying that the job requires standing and moving.

In a motion for summary judgment filed in California federal court, CVS further maintained that named plaintiff Nykeya Kilby never requested a seat while working as a cashier, so the pharmacy chain could not be accused of not providing her with one.

Kilby filed suit in September 2009 seeking to...
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