6th Circ. Revives FLSA Suit Over Retailer’s 'Draw' Pay System

Law360, New York (October 12, 2017, 3:46 PM EDT) -- The Sixth Circuit on Thursday revived a lawsuit accusing electronics and appliance retailer hhgregg Inc. of having an illegal commission-based pay system for sales employees, saying that a proposed class of workers can pursue claims that certain aspects of that system flouted the Fair Labor Standards Act.

A divided three-judge panel reversed U.S. District Judge Susan J. Dlott’s dismissal of a suit brought by named plaintiffs Robert Stein and Robert Beck accusing hhgregg and Gregg Appliances, Inc. of violating the FLSA by having an illegal pay...
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Robert Stein, et al v. Hhgregg, Incorporated, et al


Case Number

16-3364

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Appellate - 6th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3710 Labor: Fair Standards

Date Filed

April 13, 2016

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