In previous years, the Court released ... (click to view)
Editor's Note :
In previous years, the Court released orders the morning after the Court’s “Long Conference.” It has not done so this year. Beginning last Term, the Court consistently considered petitions at least two times before granting certiorari. To the extent that practice continues -- and there is no affirmative evidence the Court intends to drop it -- so we are again doubtful that certiorari will be granted in any cases today.
Issue: (1) Whether, under the Fair Labor Standards Act, employers are
responsible for reimbursing foreign workers’ pre-employment
travel and immigration expenses; and (2) whether deference is owed to the Department of Labor’s interpretation
of the FLSA and its regulations.