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First Circuit Holds Local Delivery Drivers Are Subject to the FAA

USA - December 27 2022 In a significant win for employers operating businesses utilizing delivery drivers, on November 29, 2022, the First Circuit Court of Appeals held in…

Eileen Henderson

Illinois District Court Rules that Plaintiff’s Affidavits are Insufficient to Certify FLSA Class

USA - December 20 2022 In a recent ruling, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois determined that a bartender’s evidence - affidavits from herself…

Katherine P. Sandberg

Swales Has Minimal Impact in Maximus’s Bid to Pause Collective Action Pending Appeal

USA - September 13 2022 Court watchers following the ripple effects of groundbreaking wage and hour opinion Swales v. KLLM Transport Services, LLC, 985 F.3d 430 (5th Cir…

Elizabeth L. Sherwood

Massachusetts High Court Decides Intrastate Delivery Drivers Unable to Ditch Their Arbitration Agreements

USA - August 10 2022 Just days ago, the highest court in Massachusetts—the Supreme Judicial Court (“SJC”)— decided whether former food delivery drivers for GrubHub could…

Elizabeth L. Sherwood

Assessing Wage and Hour Insurance Coverage Following Proposed FLSA Amendments

USA - June 23 2022 Our prior post discussed how Democrats in the House of Representatives sought to amend the Federal Labor Standards Act (FLSA) as part of new proposed…

Geoffrey B. Fehling, Elizabeth L. Sherwood