Mealey's Litigation Procedure - Collective Action Notice Denied In Security Guard's Wage-And-Hour Complaint

DENVER - In a July 14 opinion and order, a Colorado federal judge declined to approve collective action notice in a wage-and-hour lawsuit filed by a security guard who alleges that he and others were denied overtime pay; however, the judge in the same opinion granted the lead plaintiff's motion to dismiss a counterclaim filed by the employer (Steven L. Saarela, Jr., et al. v. Union Colony Protective Services, Inc., No. 13-1637, D. Colo.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 95253).

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