Nichols Kaster Defeated Citywide Home Loans’ Motion To Transfer Case

Nichols Kaster defeated Citywide Home Loans’ motion to transfer the case from the Central District of California to Utah. On October 24, 2014, Judge Staton of the United States District Court denied this motion, meaning the case will proceed in California. The Court also set a November 7 hearing date for Plaintiffs’ Motion for Conditional Certification. At that hearing, Plaintiffs’ will ask the Court for a ruling that case may proceed as a collective action, and to authorize notice of the lawsuit to all eligible mortgage underwriters who worked for Citywide.