Fair Labor Standards Act Lawsuits Poised for Record High
(16 Sep 2015) The latest available data from the federal courts show that during August 2015 the government reported the filing of 761 new lawsuits under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) in the district courts. According to the case-by-case information analyzed by the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC), fiscal year 2015 is projected to see 8,820 such suits, the largest number filed since employment levels tumbled after the 2008 financial crisis.

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