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Christensen v. Harris County

Docket No.: 98-1167
Argued: February 23, 2000
Decided: May 1, 2000

Topics:

Fair Labor Standards, Unions, Administrative Procedure, FLSA, Fair Labor Standards Act, Labor Department, Natural Resources

Petitioner: Christensen
Respondent: Harris County

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 158 F.3d 241
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


529 U.S. 576 (2000)
Question:

Does the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 prohibit a public employer from compelling its employees to use their compensatory time without a preexisting agreement?

Christensen v. Harris County
ORAL ARGUMENT

February 23, 2000

Holding: affirmed
Decision: Decision: 6 votes for Harris County, 3 vote(s) against

Christensen v. Harris County
Case Documents

1Opinion in Christensen v. Harris County
2Opinion in Christensen v. Harris County
Additional documents for this case are pending review.