Butterball Asks 10th Circ. To Affirm Don, Doff Win

Law360, New York (December 16, 2010, 2:27 PM EST) -- Butterball LLC has asked a federal appeals court to affirm its district court win over turkey processing plant workers who said they should be paid overtime for donning and doffing protective gear.

In its brief to the The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, Butterball said Wednesday that the Colorado district court was correct in ruling in its favor, and that the Fair Labor Standards Act allowed for donning and doffing time to be excluded from paid time if nonpayment was part of an...
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