Burton, et al. v. Hillsborough County

Cynthia Sass

Practice Area:Employment / Labor

Outcome:Obtained summary judgment. Affirmed by 11th Cir.

Description:FLSA collective action addressing issue of whether travel time in County vehicles was compensable work time. Obtained summary judgment, which was affirmed by 11th Circuit Court of Appeals. Certiorari was denied by U.S. Supreme Court. Followed by three companion cases, Downey, et al. v. Hillsborough County, Silas, et al. v. Hillsborough County and McGuire v. Hillsborough County.