Chamber, Defense Attys Tell Supreme Court FLSA Suit Is Moot

Law360, New York (March 26, 2012, 6:02 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and defense bar group Defense Research Institute last week urged the U.S. Supreme Court to hear an appeal by Genesis HealthCare Corp., arguing that a former nurse's putative mealtime break class action was rendered moot because Genesis had offered her full relief.

In separate amicus briefs, the groups argued that the Third Circuit's decision to resurrect a Fair Labor Standards Act suit, brought against Genesis by sole plaintiff Laura Symczyk, violated Article III of the U.S. Constitution, which should limit judicial...
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