Dick's Owes Assistant Managers $6M In OT Pay, Suit Says

Law360, New York (July 20, 2015, 2:58 PM EDT) -- Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. is facing a proposed class action claiming it cheated assistant managers out of more than $6 million in overtime pay, according to a notice of removal filed in Illinois federal court Monday.

The complaint, filed in Illinois state court in May, alleges that Dick’s misclassified assistant store managers at its Illinois locations as exempt from overtime pay. In its Monday notice of removal, the company said it doesn’t admit any wrongdoing, but the dispute exceeds the Class Action Fairness Act’s $5 million...
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