Supreme Court Considers Whether Offer of Judgment Moots Collective Action

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) An employer's offer of judgment in an amount representing alleged unpaid wages plus attorney fees, costs and expenses under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 68 to an employee who brought a collective action under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) moots the collective...

SCOTUS Decides FLSA Pick-Off Case

On April 16, the Supreme Court issued its opinion in Genesis Healthcare Corp. v. Symczyk . You may recall my previous coverage of this case as the "FLSA Pick-Off Case." In short, an employee filed a FLSA wage and hour claim intended to be a collective action. The defendant made a Rule...