As the fourth quarter of 2013 fast approaches, it appears certain that 2013 will be yet another record year in lawsuits brought under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Statistics maintained on the U.S. courts' Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) system show that a record number 7,688 FLSA lawsuits were filed in calendar year 2012.
Wage and Hour
Modern Workforce Realities Drive Record Pace in FLSA Suits
The Legal Intelligencer
August 29, 2013