|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|09-834||7th Cir.||Oct 13, 2010||Mar 22, 2011||6-2||Breyer||OT 2010|
Holding: For purposes of the anti-retaliation provision of the Fair Labor Standards Act, the term filed any complaint includes both oral and written complaints. (Kagan, J., recused).
Plain English Holding: The Fair Labor Standards Act prohibits retaliation against workers for complaining about violations of the Act even if the complaint is oral rather than written.
Judgment: Vacated and remanded on March 22, 2011. (Kagan, J., recused).