Judge Moves EDS Case, Dashing Hopes For Dismissal

Law360 (December 1, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A judge has transferred a collective action accusing Electronic Data Systems Corp. of violating the Fair Labor Standards Act by not paying overtime to its workers, refusing to toss or stay the case as the company had requested.

In a Nov. 25 order, Judge Lawrence P. Zatkoff of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan moved the lawsuit to the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, where a similar case is pending.

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