Au Pair Host Families Back Co. In Mass. Labor Law Appeal

Law360, Boston (March 13, 2018, 7:55 PM EDT) -- A group of host families backed an au pair company Monday in its bid to convince the First Circuit to restart a case asking that the child care providers be treated as part of a cultural exchange program, rather than employees subject to Massachusetts labor laws.

In an amicus brief filed Monday, families who have used the Cultural Care Inc. au pair service told the appellate court that treating the overseas in-home child care providers like employees would render the program expensive, cumbersome and rob it...
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Case Information

Case Title

Capron, et al v. Massachusetts Attorney General, et al

Case Number



Appellate - 1st Circuit

Nature of Suit

3950 Constitutionality of State Statutes

Date Filed

November 21, 2017

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