By Y. Peter Kang (February 29, 2016, 10:09 PM EST) -- A California federal judge granted class certification on Friday to a group of Zillow Inc. sales representatives accusing the online real estate marketplace of stiffing them on overtime, saying Zillow has failed to refute the workers' two common questions at the heart of the suit.
U.S. District Judge Josephine L. Staton certified a class of current and former "inside sales consultants" who worked for the company in California from November 2010 to January 2015. The claims brought by lead plaintiff Ian Freeman stem from two common questions: whether Zillow used an automated timekeeping system, while systematically coercing employees to work overtime...
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