Wage & Hour Litigation Blog

Media Mentions

Media Mentions  7/12/2012

Barry Miller Quoted on American Public Media’s “Marketplace”/NPR

“More Overtime Hours, Less Overtime Pay?” 


Media Mentions  6/19/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, Reuters, National Law Journal, Law360, SHRM, Modern Healthcare, Business Insurance and more

Various “Christopher vs. GlaxoSmithKline”



Media Mentions  5/30/2012

Arthur Rooney Quoted in Law360

“7th Circ. Deals Blow To DOL Interpretations Of The FLSA”


Media Mentions  5/30/2012

Jon Meer Quoted in National Law Journal

“L.A. court offers first interpretation of labor law precedent”


Media Mentions  5/17/2012

Camille Olson Quoted in Time

“Hard Labor. Inside the mounting backlash against unpaid internships”


Media Mentions  5/16/2012

Camille Olson Quoted in The New York Times

“The Uses and Misuses of Unpaid Internships”


Media Mentions  5/16/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in Business Insurance and Workforce Management

“Pharmaceutical Sales Reps Exempt from FLSA Overtime Rules”


Media Mentions  5/16/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in The Fiscal Times

“Managers Sue for Overtime, Citing Unfair Practices”


Media Mentions  5/15/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in The AmLaw Litigation Daily

“Seventh Circuit Muddies Waters on Overtime Pay for Pharma Sales Reps”


Media Mentions  5/14/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in Law360

“7th Circ. Says Admin OT Exemption Covers Pharma Sales Reps”


Media Mentions  5/11/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in Forbes

“Court Rebuffs Labor Dept. On Sales Rep Overtime”


Media Mentions  5/2/2012

Gerald Maatman Quoted in Advisen News

“Plaintiffs Bar ‘Reboots’ on EPL Suits”


Media Mentions  5/1/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in Dayton Daily News Article

“More workers suing employers over wage issues”


Media Mentions  4/19/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in MSNBC.com Article

“Off the clock: Employees fighting for overtime pay”


Media Mentions  4/18/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in USA Today

“More American workers sue employers for overtime pay”


Media Mentions  4/16/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in Law360

“High Court Considers Drug Sales Reps’ OT Status”


Media Mentions  4/16/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in Scrip

“SCOTUS labours over pharma sales rep pay, backdoor rulemaking”


Media Mentions  4/16/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in Pharmalot

“Supreme Court to Hear Overtime Rep Case Today”


Media Mentions  4/13/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in Law360

“Drug Reps’ OT Case To Take Center Stage At High Court”


Media Mentions  3/23/2012

Richard Alfred Quoted in Corporate Counsel

“Wage and Hour Litigation is Big – and Getting Bigger”


Media Mentions  2/23/2012

Noah Finkel Quoted in Inc.com

“Hourly Wages? There’s a Lawsuit for That”


Media Mentions  2/16/2012

Gerald Maatman Quoted in NPR’s Morning Edition

“Age Discrimination Suits Jump, But Wins Are Elusive”


Media Mentions  2/9/2012

Alexander Passantino Quoted in Law360

“DOL Enforcement of Breastfeeding Law Breeds Uncertainty”


Media Mentions  2/7/2012

Gerald Maatman and Christopher DeGroff Quoted in BNA Daily Labor Report

“Seyfarth Shaw Report Warns Employers of EEOC’s Continued Focus on Systemic Bias


Media Mentions  1/6/2012

Brandon McKelvey Quoted in Law360

“Dukes Dooms Class in WinCo Meal Break Suit”


Media Mentions  1/6/2012

Francis “Tripper” Ortman Quoted in Law360

“Mutual Contractors Can’t Bring Labor Claims: Calif.”


Media Mentions  12/9/2011

Gerald Maatman Quoted in Business Insurance

Supreme Court to rule on pharmaceutical sales overtime pay


Media Mentions  12/2/2011

Richard Alfred Quoted in Law360

“Supreme Court to Rule On GSK Reps’ OT Status”


Media Mentions  10/6/2011

Richard Alfred Quoted in The Hartford Courant

“Dispute Over Overtime Pay for AT&T Managers Goes to Trial, 200 Front-Line Workers Sue Company, Claiming They are Entitled to It”


Media Mentions  9/27/2011

Richard Alfred Quoted in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

“Lawyer fee suit makes new law”


Media Mentions  9/1/2011

Seyfarth Shaw Featured and Kenneth Sulzer Quoted in Law360

“Employment Suit Boom May Spur Hiring Spree in Calif.”


Media Mentions  7/25/2011

Gerald Maatman Quoted in Inside Counsel

“Dukes v. Wal-Mart is a win for employers”


Media Mentions  7/8/2011

Laura Maechtlen Extensively Quoted in the L.A. Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Reuters, The Recorder, Daily Journal, Law360 and SHRM


Gerald Maatman Quoted in Business Insurance
“Employers settle suits to limit legal costs” and “Employers struggle to control wage-and-hour litigation”


Media Mentions 6/7/2011

Gerald Maatman Quoted in Business Insurance

“How to avoid suits alleging wage-and-hour violations”


Media Mentions  5/24/2011

Gerald Maatman Quoted in the New York Times, Bloomberg Business Week, Washington Post, Associated Press and More

“Smartphone App Lets Workers Track Wages”


Media Mentions  5/4/2011

Steven Pearlman Extensively Quoted in BNA’s Corporate Accountability Report

“Boards Told to Bolster Internal Compliance Preceding SEC’s Final Whistleblower Rules”


Media Mentions  5/2/2011

Brian Ashe Quoted in The Recorder

“Class Action Ruling an Earthquake for California Litigation”


Media Mentions  4/29/2011

Gerald Maatman quoted in The Wall Street Journal

“Supreme Court deals blow to consumer class-actions”


Media Mentions  4/18/2011

Lorie Almon Quoted in Law360

“Huffington Post Blogger Suit Lacks Merit, Attys Say”


Media Mentions  4/5/2011

Gerald Maatman Quoted in Texas Lawyer

“LSA Wage-and-Hour Suits at Record Level”


Media Mentions  3/30/2011

Gerald Maatman Quoted in Corporate Counsel and MSNBC.com

“Labor Pains” and “Wal-Mart sex-bias case could have wide impact”


Media Mentions  3/28/2011

Lorie Almon Featured in Legal Bisnow

“Amazing Almon”


Media Mentions  2/16/2011

J. Stephen Poor Quoted and Seyfarth Shaw’s 2011 Workplace Class Action Litigation Report Featured in HR Daily Advisor

“Class Actions Threaten ‘Enormous’ Financial Risk: Seyfarth Shaw”


Media Mentions  2/7/2011

Gerald Maatman Quoted in Westchester County Business Journal

“Eyes on Discrimination Law”