Skadden Denies OT Pay To Temp Lawyers, Atty's Suit Says

Law360, New York (July 19, 2013, 4:57 PM EDT) -- An attorney slapped Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP and a staffing company with a putative collective action in New York Thursday, claiming they willfully violated the Fair Labor Standards Act by denying lawyers hired on a temporary basis overtime pay for simple document review work.

David Lola started reviewing documents for Skadden related to multidistrict litigation in Ohio on a temporary basis in April 2012 and worked on the project for about 15 months, routinely working more than 40 hours per week without getting...
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