Home Health Clinicians Settle FLSA Suit In Arbitration

Law360, Springfield (August 30, 2017, 10:47 PM EDT) -- A proposed class of home health clinicians who claim to have been improperly denied overtime under the per-visit and hourly nature of their pay structure told an Illinois federal court Wednesday that they were able to reach a settlement with Centegra Health System through private arbitration.

The terms of the settlement are not disclosed, but court documents show that named plaintiff Laura Byrne and three other home health care clinicians employed by Centegra had asked for damages equal to time and a half for the overtime the...
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Case Title

Byrne v. Centegra Health System


Case Number

1:17-cv-00018

Court

Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

710(Labor: Fair Standards)

Judge

Honorable Young B. Kim

Date Filed

January 3, 2017

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