9th Circ. Revives FedEx Managers' OT Class Action

Law360, New York (March 23, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has reinvigorated a class action lawsuit against FedEx Kinko's Office and Print Services Inc., overturning a summary judgment in favor of the company and calling into question whether FedEx wrongly classified its center managers as exempt from certain employment benefits.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit reversed and remanded a district court ruling in favor of FedEx Kinko's on Thursday, finding that doubts existed over whether center managers devoted enough time to exempt tasks to qualify them as “executive...
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