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U.S. Supreme Court: Time Spent Donning, Doffing Gear Is Not Compensable
Posted on 27 Jan 2014 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The time workers at United States Steel Corp. spend donning and doffing protective gear is not compensable under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Jan. 27 ( Clifton Sandifer, et... Read More

AbbeySpanier LLP: Court Certifies Class Of Rite Aid Store Managers Under Rule 23
Posted on 27 Nov 2013 by Abbey Spanier

A former Rite Aid store manager filed a complaint in the Southern District of New York alleging that Rite Aid failed to pay its store managers overtime in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act (the “FLSA”) and the New York Labor Law (the... Read More

Supreme Court To Hear FLSA Lawsuit Over What Constitutes 'Changing Clothes'
Posted on 19 Feb 2013 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C.-(Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on Feb. 19 agreed to hear the appeal of a class lawsuit over what constitutes "changing clothes" under Section 203(o) of the Fair Labor Standards Act ( Clifton Sandifer, et al. v. United... Read More