Cruise Ship Workers’ Wage Row Rebuffed By High Court

Law360, Washington (March 10, 2014, 2:46 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to take up six cruise ship employees' quest for penalty damages from NCL (Bahamas) Ltd. for cutting into their wages by overburdening them with work so they had to pay others to complete their tasks.

The high court denied the employees' petition for certiorari in a short docket item without providing comment. The cabin stewards asked the Supreme Court to take up the case in December, claiming an Eleventh Circuit decision denying them penalty wages because they couldn't show...
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