Genesis Nurse Forfeited Stake In FLSA Suit, High Court Hears

Law360, New York (August 31, 2012, 3:02 PM EDT) -- Genesis Healthcare Corp. argued Thursday to the U.S. Supreme Court that a former nurse's putative collective action over meal breaks should not have been allowed to continue since she lost her personal stake when the company offered full relief for her claims.

Arguing for reversal of a Third Circuit decision that kept alive a Fair Labor Standards Act suit from former Genesis nurse Laura Symczyk, the company said in its merits brief that the circuit court's decision ran counter to Article III of the U.S. Constitution,...
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