Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 5


Federal Court in New York Dismisses COVID-19 Workplace Safety Case

USA - November 16 2020 On November 1, 2020, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York in Palmer et al. V. Amazon.com Inc. et al., No. 20-cv-2468…

Simone R.D. Francis (St Thomas)

New York Federal Court Says DOL ‘Jumped the Rail’ When It Issued FFCRA Regulations

USA - August 7 2020 On August 3, 2020, the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York upended several employer-friendly limitations in the U.S…

Burton D. Garland, Jr.

New York Challenges U.S. Department of Labor’s Final Rule on FFCRA

USA - April 24 2020 On April 14, 2020, the State of New York filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) seeking declaratory and injunctive relief in the…

Michael Oliver Eckard, Aaron Warshaw

Second Circuit Holds “Delivery Fee” Is Not a Gratuity for Delivery Drivers

USA - March 13 2020 In a 5-page summary order issued on March 5, 2020, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit held in Belizaire v. Ahold U.S.A., Inc., No…

David B. Feldman

Second Circuit Stamps Out Approval Requirement for FLSA Claims Settled Via Rule 68 Offers of Judgment

USA - December 17 2019 On December 6, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit held in Yu v. Hasaki Restaurant, Inc., No. 17-3388, that judicial approval is…

Kelly M. Cardin