LA Tries To Rebuff Police Donning, Doffing Suit

Law360, New York (June 1, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The city of Los Angeles has asked a judge to drop allegations from a class action brought by police officers and their union accusing it of not properly compensating them for the time it takes to don and doff protective gear.

In a motion for partial summary judgment filed Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, the city asked a judge to declare that it had adopted and implement the “partial exemption” from the overtime limits of the Fair Labor Standards...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.