7th Circ. Revives Saint-Gobain Retaliation Suit Again

Law360, New York (December 3, 2012, 2:51 PM EST) -- A worker who said Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp. fired him for complaining about time clocks provided enough evidence for a jury to infer that he was retaliated against, the Seventh Circuit said Friday, reviving a case that has already gone up to the nation's highest court. 

Kevin Kasten, who was fired in 2006 and later sued Saint-Gobain under the Fair Labor Standards Act's anti-relation provision, convinced an appellate panel to reverse the trial court's mark decision to grant Saint-Gobain summary judgment — the second time the...
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