Let's say an employee sues you, claiming that you
withheld certain wages owed under the Fair Labor Standards Act. In addition to
defending the lawsuit, you make her what is called an "offer of judgment" to
make her whole for all wages she claims she is owed (including any liquidated...
The United States Supreme Court granted certiorari
of a decision by the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, Symczyk v. Genesis
HealthCare Corp. , 656 F.3d 189 (3d Cir. 2011) [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ]. The
Third Circuit in Symczyk held that a collective...