7th Circ. Sends Family Dollar FLSA Case Back To Court

Law360, New York (July 15, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal appeals court on Tuesday overturned a summary judgment ruling in favor of Family Dollar Stores of Indiana LP in a wage and overtime suit and remanded the case to the district court.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit found that the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana had erred in ruling that plaintiff Vivian Brown needed to meet a "definite and certain evidence" burden under Anderson v. Mt. Clemens Pottery Co. in order to prove she had worked...
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