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MetLife Home Loans (a Division of MetLife Bank, N.A.) Loan Officers Bring Action to Recover Overtime Pay

Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) - On January 17, 2012 a collective action lawsuit was filed in the Federal District Court of Minnesota to recover overtime wages for loan officers employed by MetLife Home Loans, a division of MetLife Bank, N.A. According to the complaint, MetLife misclassified its loan officers across the country as exempt from overtime pay. The complaint further alleges that MetLife pays its loan officers on a commission basis, and does not compensate them when they work overtime hours over 40 per week.

MetLife Bank, N.A. is a New Jersey Corporation with its principal place of business in Bridgewater, New Jersey. MetLife Home Loans is a division of MetLife Bank, N.A, and is also headquartered in New Jersey. MetLife Home Loans has offices in a number of states across the country, including Minnesota.

Attorney Charles Frohman of Nichols Kaster, PLLP stated, "These loan officers worked more than forty hours per week, and we believe that MetLife Home Loans did not pay them correctly. Loan officers, like many other misclassified employees, are entitled to their overtime pay, and we intend to help them recover it."

The Plaintiff is represented by Charles Frohman and Michele Fisher of Nichols Kaster, PLLP in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The name of the case is Steve Swisher, et al. v. MetLife Home Loans and MetLife Bank, N.A., Court File No. 12-cv-00133-MJD-TNL.

Additional information about the case can be found at or by contacting Nichols Kaster, PLLP toll free at 1-877-448-0492.