E-Discovery Issues Emerge as Wage-and-Hour Litigation Soars

Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) cases in federal court have “skyrocketed” recently. Along with the growing liability exposure all employers face as a result of these lawsuits, the costs of defending each case also increases as the e-discovery issues become more complex and more broad. This blog explores reasons for the escalation and some of the thorny e-discovery challenges.