US Steel Workers Ask High Court To Revive Don, Doff Suit

Law360, New York (October 12, 2012, 7:10 PM EDT) -- A class of U.S. Steel Corp. workers alleging they were unlawfully denied compensation for time spent putting on and taking off protective equipment have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to take up their appeal, arguing that a lower court improperly interpreted such gear as clothing.

In a certiorari petition filed last month, the U.S. Steel mill workers asked the high court to reconsider the Seventh Circuit's ruling earlier this year that they were entitled neither to compensation for time spent donning and doffing safety equipment nor...
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