Kraft Takes $2.2M Don, Doff Suit Loss To High Court

Law360, New York (November 4, 2010, 4:04 PM EDT) -- Kraft Foods Global Inc. and its Oscar Mayer division have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a circuit court holding that a Fair Labor Standards Act provision allowing unions and employers to agree to forgo pay for donning and doffing does not preempt state law.

Kraft’s petition for a writ of certiorari, filed Friday, asks the high court to tackle a section of the FLSA that allows unions and employers to use collective bargaining agreements to resolve the issue of whether clothes-changing time has to...
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