November 18, 2019

Swales v. KLLM Transport Services

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Appellate - 5th Circuit

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3710 Fair Labor Standards Act

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Reflects complaints, answers, motions, orders and trial notes entered from Jan. 1, 2011.
Additional or older documents may be available in Pacer.


  1. January 12, 2021

    5th Circ. Sets Out 1-Step Vetting Rules For Collective Actions

    The Fifth Circuit on Tuesday announced a new Fair Labor Standards Act certification framework that requires courts to "rigorously scrutinize" similarities among plaintiffs from the outset of a collective action, as it reversed a lower court's conditional certification of truck drivers seeking unpaid wages from a transportation company.


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