Issue: Whether, under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, an employer may escape liability for unpaid time worked based on an employee’s failure to formally report extra work time, when the employer knew or should have known that the employee had worked during that time.
Proceedings and Orders
Apr 26 2013
Application (12A1050) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from May 23, 2013 to July 22, 2013, submitted to Justice Kagan.
May 1 2013
Application (12A1050) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until July 22, 2013.
On Monday at 9:30 a.m. we expect orders from the April 24 Conference. We expect one or more opinions in argued cases at 10 a.m. on Wednesday. We will be live-blogging beginning at 9:45.
This is the second week of the April sitting. On Tuesday the Court will hear oral argument in Obergefell v. Hodges, which is consolidated with three other cases, on the questions of whether the Fourteenth Amendment requires that states grant and/or recognize same-sex marriages. We will be live-blogging updates from the oral argument beginning at 11 a.m.
Glossip v. Gross The constitutionality under the Eighth Amendment of using a sedative as the first drug in a death penalty protocol.