Skadden Wants Contract Atty's OT Suit Nixed

Law360, New York (December 9, 2013, 5:14 PM EST) -- Skadden Arps Meagher Slate & Flom LLP on Friday asked a New York federal judge to toss a putative collective action accusing the firm of violating federal labor law by denying overtime pay to lawyers hired on a temporary basis for document review work.

Skadden and Tower Legal Staffing Inc., which is also named in the suit, lodged a motion to dismiss the Fair Labor Standards Act case filed by David Lola, who reviewed documents for Skadden related to multidistrict litigation in Ohio for about 15...
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