9th Circuit: Wage Dispute Class Action Belongs In Federal, Not State Court

9th Circuit: Wage Dispute Class Action Belongs In Federal, Not State Court

PASADENA, Calif. - The Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on March 8 reversed a trial court ruling remanding a wage suit filed by a class of truck drivers to state court, finding that the amount in dispute is in excess of $5 million (Brandon Campbell, et al. v. Vitran Express, Inc., No. 12-55052, 9th Cir.; 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 4864).

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