FRESNO, Calif. - A California federal magistrate judge on July 22 refused to rule on a motion seeking approval of a proposed settlement in a wage-and-hour class suit and instead ordered the parties to show why federal jurisdiction is proper or consent to the case being remanded to state court (Jesus Gutierrez, et al. v. Asset Management Specialists, Inc., et al., No. 13-149, E.D. Calif.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 102339).