Elizabeth S. Washko: Lawyer with Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Elizabeth S. Washko

Managing Shareholder - Nashville
Nashville,  TN  U.S.A.

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Employment Law,Labor Litigation,Employment Class Actions,Employment Defense,Employer Rights,Employment Arbitration,Fair Labor Standards,Family and Medical Leave Act,Management Employment Law,Wage and Hour Class Actions,Wage and Hour Law,Wrongful Termination Defense
University Rutgers University, B.A., 1989
Law SchoolRutgers University, J.D., 1993
Admitted1993, Pennsylvania (inactive) and New Jersey; 1999, Tennessee; 2000, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee and U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; 2001, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee and U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas; 2002, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; 2004, U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee; 2008, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
Memberships American Bar Association (Member, Federal Standards Legislation Subcommittee, Labor and Employment Section); Tennessee Bar Association; Nashville Bar Association; Lawyers Association for Women.
BornBrooklyn, New York, April 24, 1967

Legal Research and Writing Instructor, Rutgers Law School, 1992-1993. Contributing Editor, ABA Labor and Employment Section, Labor Standards Legislation Subcommittee's FLSA Treatise and annual supplements. Former Board Member, Nashville Zoo.

Reported CasesSybrandt v. Home Depot U.S.A., Inc., 560 F.3d 553 (6th Cir. 2009); Lukic v. Eisai Corp. of North America, Inc., -- F. Supp. 2d --, 2013 WL 321689 (W.D. Tenn. Jan. 28, 2013); Scola v. Pubilx Supermarkets, Inc., 902 F. Supp. 2d 1083 (E.D. Tenn. 2012); Rock v. T.N.H.D. Partners, LLC, 833 F. Supp. 2d 802 (M.D. Tenn. 2011); Sudberry v. Royal & Sun Alliance, 344 S.W.3d 904 (Tenn. App. 2008); Dollar General Partners v. Upchurch, 214 S.W.3d 910 (Ky. App. 2006); In re Opinion 33 of Committee on Unauthorized Practice of Law, 733 A.2d 478 (NJ 1999); Score Board, Inc. v. Upper Deck Co., 959 F. Supp. 234 (D.N.J. 1997).

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Preparing for the Upcoming Amendments to the FLSA Overtime Regulations: A Toolkit for Retail and Hospitality Employers
Diane M. Saunders,Elizabeth S. Washko, January 8, 2016
As we have previously reported, the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) proposed amendments to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), specifically as to the criteria for the Part 541 “white collar” exemptions, are projected to have an enormous impact on retail and hospitality...

Uniforms, Dress Codes, and the FLSA
Elizabeth S. Washko, June 8, 2015
The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) does not prohibit employers from requiring employees to follow a particular dress code or wear a designated uniform. However, it does prohibit employers from requiring employees to pay for uniforms, if such costs would cause an employee’s pay to drop below...

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Elizabeth S. Washko

401 Commerce Street
NashvilleTN 37219


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