Model Fights Trump Agency's Attempt To Toss Wage Suit

Law360, New York (March 23, 2015, 3:11 PM EDT) -- A Jamaican model accusing Trump Model Management LLC of exploiting and underpaying foreign models urged a New York federal court Saturday to reject the modeling agency's bid to toss her putative class action, saying the agency tried to miscast her labor and immigration law claims as a faulty breach of contract claim to back its dismissal bid.

Plaintiff Alexia Palmer filed an opposition to a motion by the Donald Trump-founded modeling agency to dismiss her case, saying TMM miscategorized the case as being simply a breach of contract matter and relied on legal citations to support its arguments that were not applicable...

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