No More Discovery From Sprint In FLSA Case: Judge

Law360, New York (August 29, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has ruled that Sprint Nextel Corp. does not need to produce documents concerning employees' complaints against it, and a witness to testify about those complaints, as part of a proposed class action alleging that the company has not paid its sales representatives for all the hours they worked.

Magistrate Judge Kevin Nathaniel Fox of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York ruled Thursday that the discovery requested by plaintiff Melissa Eng-Hatcher was untimely, premature and unduly burdensome.

The suit...
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