Labor & Employment Law Daily Wrap Up, WAGE-HOUR—WORKING TIME—E.D. Pa.: Employees survive employer’s summary judgment motion regarding time spent logging into computers, (Jan 14, 2022)

By George Basharis, J.D.

Employees booting up was their computers was akin to preparing a tool that must be used throughout the workday.

Pre-shift time spent by employees of an applicant screening firm logging into the company’s computers and work programs was compensable under the FLSA because the employees’ work both depended and cente ...