Stripper FLSA Suit Raises New Arbitration Issues: Judge

Law360, New York (June 8, 2011, 6:21 PM EDT) -- A Connecticut federal judge on Tuesday asked the Second Circuit to revisit its precedents on arbitration contracts following the U.S. Supreme Court's Concepcion decision, in a proposed class action brought by three exotic dancers who claim they were denied minimum wage.

The law on arbitration agreements has been in flux in the past year, with fully four of the Supreme Court's October term cases addressing arbitration issues. In April, the high court issued its long-awaited Concepcion decision, finding that the Federal Arbitration Act preempts state law...
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