Deloitte Workers Urge 9th Circ. To Recertify Class In OT Row

Law360, San Francisco (September 12, 2014, 6:28 PM EDT) -- A proposed class of Deloitte & Touche LLP unlicensed accountants and audit employees urged the Ninth Circuit on Friday to reverse a lower court's decision to decertify their statewide class action, arguing that a lower court wrongly ignored the fact that putative class members shared the same minimum training requirements.

A California federal judge abused her discretion by decertifying the class after finding that unlicensed accountants are eligible for a professional exemption from overtime rules, argued the plaintiffs' attorney, Deepak Gupta of Gupta Beck PLLC. The...
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James Brady, et al v. Deloitte & Touche


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12-16384

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Appellate - 9th Circuit

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3790 Other Labor Litigation

Date Filed

June 14, 2012

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