13 Cited authorities

  1. Walton v. United Consumers Club, Inc.

    786 F.2d 303 (7th Cir. 1986)   Cited 306 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the admission of answers to interrogatories in lieu of oral testimony violated the hearsay rule but that the error was harmless
  2. Kellar v. Summit Seating Inc.

    664 F.3d 169 (7th Cir. 2011)   Cited 135 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the FLSA does not “requir[e] the employer to pay for work it did not know about, and had no reason to know about”
  3. Schmidt v. Eagle Waste Recycling

    599 F.3d 626 (7th Cir. 2010)   Cited 122 times
    Holding that district court did not err when it deemed defendant's proposed findings of fact admitted and refused to consider additional facts for plaintiff's failure to follow the local procedures on proposed findings of fact
  4. Molina v. First Line Sols. LLC

    566 F. Supp. 2d 770 (N.D. Ill. 2007)   Cited 71 times
    Holding that the "core elements of federal promissory estoppel" defense to an FLSA exemption, include reasonable, detrimental reliance by the proponent of estoppel
  5. Bukholder v. City of Fort Wayne

    750 F. Supp. 2d 990 (N.D. Ind. 2010)   Cited 61 times
    Concluding that final certification is appropriate where "there is evidence that the duties of the job are largely defined by comprehensive corporate procedures and policies," and the defendants' "defenses would apply to all Plaintiffs"
  6. Gaines v. K-Five Constr. Corp.

    742 F.3d 256 (7th Cir. 2014)   Cited 31 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that an employee's notations outside the payroll form's space for recording "hours worked" failed to "raise a reasonable inference that [the employer] knew that [the plaintiff] was working unauthorized overtime"
  7. In re Linerboard Antitrust Litigation

    292 F. Supp. 2d 631 (E.D. Pa. 2003)   Cited 39 times
    Noting that partial settlement "provides class plaintiffs with an immediate financial recovery that ensures funding to pursue the litigation against the non-settling defendants"
  8. Herrington v. Waterstone Mortg. Corp.

    907 F.3d 502 (7th Cir. 2018)   Cited 18 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Addressing the "primary argument" plaintiff made in her supplemental brief
  9. Salcedo v. D'Arcy Buick GMC, Inc.

    227 F. Supp. 3d 960 (N.D. Ill. 2016)   Cited 8 times
    Denying request to seal FLSA settlement agreement where the request was based on the defendant's concern that public disclosure of the settlement's terms might affect future litigation
  10. Butler v. HomeServices Lending LLC

    Case No. 11-cv-2313-L(MDD) (S.D. Cal. May. 29, 2014)

    Case No. 11-cv-2313-L(MDD) 05-29-2014 KELLY BUTLER, Plaintiff, v. HOMESERVICES LENDING LLC, et al., Defendants. M. James Lorenz ORDER DENYING DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR THE AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSE OF EQUITABLE ESTOPPEL [DOC. 130-1] Pending before the Court is Defendant's motion to for a ruling on its affirmative defense of equitable estoppel. (Def.'s Mot. [Doc. 130-1].) The motion is fully briefed. (Opp'n [Doc. 134]; Reply [Doc. 135].) The Court found this motion suitable for determination on the papers

  11. Rule 1 - Scope and Purpose

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 1   Cited 10,744 times   33 Legal Analyses
    Recognizing that the Rules of Civil Procedure "should be construed, administered, and employed by the court and the parties to secure the just, speedy, and inexpensive determination of every action and proceeding."
  12. Section 207 - Maximum hours

    29 U.S.C. § 207   Cited 8,319 times   169 Legal Analyses
    Establishing overtime rules
  13. § 541.500 General rule for outside sales employees

    29 C.F.R. § 541.500   Cited 209 times   28 Legal Analyses
    Incorporating 29 C.F.R. § 541.700