Siemens Healthcare Hit With FLSA Collective Action

Law360, New York (January 28, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc. has been hit with a proposed collective action filed by leasing specialists who allege they were misclassified as workers exempt from overtime wages, in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

On Tuesday, in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, a proposed class of workers sued Siemens, formerly Dade Behring Holdings, Inc., asserting that the company violated the Fair Labor Standards Act and bilked them of overtime.

The suit claims Siemens, which calls itself the largest clinical diagnostics company...
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