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GEICO Overtime Lawsuit Moves Forward
GEICO Overtime Lawsuit Moves Forward

In October 2011, a federal judge in New York upheld a magistrate's decision to certify a collective action lawsuit brought on behalf of current and former claims examiners employed by Government Employees Insurance Co. ( GEICO ), a Berkshire Hathaway Inc. subsidiary. The ...

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