Third Circuit Clarifies Standards for FLSA Collective Actions

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The Third Circuit Court of Appeals addressed several important issues of first impression in Zavala v. Wal Mart Stores, Inc., 691 F.3d 527 (3d Cir. 2012), further clarifying the two-step process for whether claims can be pursued as a Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) collective action.

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