This blog post was authored by Geoffrey Sheldon.

The Los Angeles Police Department (“LAPD”) employs approximately 10,000 sworn police officers in eight ranks from Chief of Police down to Police Officer.  These 10,000 officers work in various bureaus, areas, divisions and groups in at least 33 different work locations scattered throughout the vast City. 

Supervisor.jpgThe U.S. Supreme Court will soon issue a decision on whether an employer’s offer to an employee of the full amount of claimed overtime pay moots that employee’s Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) case, and stops any larger scale collective action that employees and their attorneys might bring.

Under the FLSA, most employees who work