Skadden Case On Lawyer Overtime/Exempt Status Argued Before Second Circuit

Skadden Case On Lawyer Overtime/Exempt Status Argued Before Second Circuit

I have been following this protracted saga for some time and there is another chapter now being written.  The law firm of Skadden Arps is being sued in a Fair Labor Standards Act collective action by lawyers claiming they were not doing legal work because all they did was document review.

Trump Wins Relief from Stay – No More Trump Casino in Atlantic City?

By | Delaware Bankruptcy Litigation | February 23, 2015
Trump Wins Relief from Stay – No More Trump Casino in Atlantic City?

In a 21 page opinion (the “Opinion”) released February 20, 2015, in the Trump Entertainment Resorts, Inc bankruptcy (Case No. 14-12103), Judge Gross, granted the motion of Trump AC Casino Marks, LLC (“Trump AC”) to modify the automatic stay to allow litigation to proceed, which could result in termination of their license with the Debtors.