Law360, Springfield (April 17, 2017, 7:19 PM EDT) -- A group of home health clinicians who claim they were improperly denied overtime under the "per visit" and "hourly" nature of their pay structure asked an Illinois federal court on Monday to grant them class certification in a suit against their employer, Centegra Health System.
Named plaintiff Laura Byrne and three other home health care clinicians employed by Centegra asked the court to certify the class of home health clinicians who had been classified as exempt from overtime pay under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act and who the plaintiffs said should instead be paid time and a half for work...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!
Kirkland & Ellis LLP has redefined what it means to be the biggest of BigLaw — weighing in at 2,116 attorneys by year end 2018 and becoming the first firm since Law360 began tracking law firm head counts to top 2,000 U.S.-based attorneys.