Settling FLSA Cases Just Got a Little Harder

By | August 28th, 2015|Categories: Wage & Hour|Tags: |

Most cases, when they settle, contain a provision that the plaintiff's complaint will be dismissed "with prejudice."  "With prejudice" is legal shorthand for saying that those claims can never be raised again. Once they're gone, they're gone for good.  Why defendants want this is understandable.  In exchange for money, they believe that they are buying [...]