United States Seventh Circuit

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BATT v. MICRO WAREHOUSE, INC., 99-4346

Under the Fair Labor Standards Act, a court awarding attorneys' fees to the prevailing party may reduce the number of hours spent on a petition to reflect the actual amount of time spent on the merits of the petition.

Appellate Information

  • Argued 10/30/2000
  • Decided 02/28/2001
  • Published 02/28/2001

Judges

  • RIPPLE, Circuit Judge., Before RIPPLE, DIANE P. WOOD and EVANS, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Seventh Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  • ERnest T. Rossiello (argued), Rossiello & Associates, Chicago, IL, for plaintiffs-appellants.

  • For Appellees:
  • Irene Savanis (argued), Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, Chicago, IL, for defendant-appellee.