Hospital Wage-And-Hours The Next Wave, Lawyers Say

Law360, New York (November 9, 2009, 4:41 PM EST) -- Employment lawyers have diagnosed the health care industry — and in particular, large hospitals in major metropolitan areas — as the latest area of focus for plaintiffs attorneys looking to lodge collective and class action wage-and-hour claims.

Over the past few years, there's been an explosive proliferation of wage-and-hour suits across the board, a trend that isn't expected to abate anytime soon.

Having already taken aim at industries like the pharmaceutical sector, which saw a raft of lawsuits alleging that sales representatives at drug companies were...
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