Adjunct Law Prof Blog

Editor: Mitchell H. Rubinstein
New York Law School

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Sixth Circuit 2-1 Finds Volunteer Firefighters ‘Employees' for FMLA Claim

Volunteer firefighters in Gibraltar, Mich., who receive a substantial hourly wage for responding to calls when they choose to do so are "employees" under the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Sixth Circuit rules Aug. 15 (Mendel v. City of Gibraltar, 6th Cir., No. 12-1231, 8/15/13).

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