Cases & Deals

Los Angeles County obtains summary judgment in FLSA collective action involving bonuses paid to firefighters

Clients Los Angeles County

Jones Day represented Los Angeles County in FLSA collective action challenging the way the County calculated the regular rate of pay for paramedic and haz mat firefighters. The plaintiffs alleged that the County was not properly including bonus payments in the regular rate of pay. The district court granted the County's motion for summary judgment and issued an opinion that has been published.

Duplesse v. County of Los Angeles, (____ F.Supp. ____), 2010 WL 2163104 (May 18, 2010)