Reading Tea Leaves: The Brinker Case

For employment lawyers, predicting the holding of the Court in Brinker has been a favorite subject of conversation for years now.   Plaintiff and defense attorneys (and their clients) have been anxiously awaiting the decision for what seems like forever.   Our final prediction–there will be something in it for both sides and the decision will not end the struggle between employers and employees over wages and working conditions. For an interesting take on the case, read "High Court Leans Toward Employers in 'Brinkers'" published today in The Recorder.