U.S. Supreme Court Holds State Wage and Hour Laws Do Not Apply to the Outer Continental Shelf
On June 10, 2019, the Supreme Court of the United States held that under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA), state wage and hour laws do not apply on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS).
Aaron Buckley is a partner at Paul, Plevin, Sullivan & Connaughton LLP in San Diego. He represents employers in cases involving wage and hour, discrimination, wrongful termination and other issues.Mr. Buckley is a member of the Wage & Hour Defense Institute, a defense-side wage and hour litigation group consisting of wage and hour litigators throughout the United States.
Julia Drury is a rising second year law student at the University of San Diego School of Law. She is the Vice President of the Employment and Labor Law Society and a member of the Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot. Upon graduation from law school, Julia hopes to pursue a career in labor and employment litigation.
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