9th Circ. Revives Oracle Wage Claims

Law360, New York (November 10, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal appeals court has reversed a lower court's decision to toss some claims in a proposed class action against Oracle Corp. that alleges the company misclassified hundreds of workers and failed to properly compensate them for overtime work.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit revived on Thursday two California-based claims in the case while affirming a decision to throw out the federal-based claim of the lawsuit. The California-based claims cover work performed in the state by instructors who...
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