TJX Managers Lose Class Cert. Bid In OT Pay Suit

Law360, New York (April 3, 2012, 4:05 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Saturday denied conditional class certification for a group of TJX Cos. Inc. assistant managers who allege the retail giant failed to pay them overtime wages, finding the proposed class failed to prove they all performed duties that would warrant overtime pay.

U.S. District Judge Arthur D. Spatt found that the evidence offered by named plaintiff Jack Jenkins — consisting of his own testimony and a one-page report from a consultant purporting to show a breakdown of types of work performed...
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