10th Circ. Revives FLSA Suit Against House Cleaning Co.

Law360 (March 2, 2018, 8:23 PM EST) -- The Tenth Circuit on Friday revived claims a cleaning service company owes overtime pay to two workers it allegedly misclassified as independent contractors, saying the claims were not necessarily dated despite their falling outside the Fair Labor Standards Act’s two-year statute of limitations.

The unanimous panel in a published decision overturned a ruling dismissing the workers’ claims against Clean House LLC and manager Cesar Barrida, saying an exception extending the FLSA’s filing window to three years for willful violations may apply.

The District of Colorado had said...
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Case Information

Case Title

Fernandez, et al v. Clean House, et al

Case Number



Appellate - 10th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3710 Fair Labor Standards Act

Date Filed

July 5, 2017

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