7th Circ. Won't Review Wage Class In Light Of Comcast

Law360, New York (April 23, 2013, 5:10 PM EDT) -- The Seventh Circuit on Monday refused to review the certification of a class of tipped employees accusing Honey-Jam Cafe of violating wage-and-hour laws, despite the restaurant chain's argument that the class could not survive the Supreme Court's decision in Comcast v. Behrend. 

Honey-Jam had filed a petition seeking permission to appeal an Illinois federal court's March 25 decision to certify the class to bring state wage law claims, maintaining that the lower court had failed to decide what liability and damages standard would apply and had...
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