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Court Conditionally Certifies Nationwide Class of Ruby Tuesday Employees

On June 11, 2013, a Southern District of New York judge conditionally certified a class of Ruby Tuesday employees.  Plaintiffs filed the complaint as a collective action under the Fair Labor Standards Act as well as under New York and … Continue reading

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U.S. Supreme Court Rules Against FLSA Plaintiff After Rejecting Rule 68 Offer

In a 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court in Genesis Healthcare Corp. v. Symczyk ruled that a plaintiff’s Fair Labor Standards Act collective action against Healthcare Corp. must be dismissed because the plaintiff “had no personal interest in representing others.”  … Continue reading

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An Offer of Judgment Should Not Moot a FLSA Collective Action

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.  The Third Circuit in Symczyk held that a collective action brought under the FLSA is … Continue reading

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