Supreme Court To Hear Genesis Appeal Of Nurse's FLSA Suit

Law360, New York (June 25, 2012, 12:38 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear an appeal from Genesis HealthCare Corp., which argued in a high court petition that a former nurse's putative collective action over mealtime breaks was rendered moot because the company had offered her full relief.

The high court granted a petition for writ of certiorari Genesis filed in February, in which the company said that the Third Circuit's decision to resurrect a Fair Labor Standards Act suit from lead plaintiff Laura Symczyk — a former Genesis nurse —...
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