Federal Court in New York Decertifies FLSA Collective Action of 1,000 Hospital Workers Challenging Auto-Deduct Policy

By | Health Law Update | June 27, 2014

Over the past several years, medical providers in particular have been beset by wage and hour claims arising out of so-called “auto-deduct” policies. A recent case, arising out of the Eastern District of New York, a jurisdiction that generally has been friendly to plaintiffs in this arena, suggests that such claims may ultimately fail.