KB Home Resists Sales Workers' Class Bid In Wage Suit

Law360, New York (February 10, 2012, 1:51 PM EST) -- KB Home urged a Texas federal judge on Wednesday to deny class certification to a group of former home sales staffers suing over wage issues, arguing that the plaintiffs did not have enough in common to earn class status.

The former home sales staffers claim in a May complaint that KB Home violated the Fair Labor Standards Act by paying only commissions and seek to be certified as a class in their pursuit of damages for thousands of sales staffers.

In Wednesday's response to a motion...
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Case Information

Case Title

Edwards et al v. KB Home

Case Number



Texas Southern

Nature of Suit

710(Labor: Fair Standards)


Judge Gregg Costa

Date Filed

May 23, 2011

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