Llorca v. Sheriff, Collier County, Florida, No. 17-10616 (11th Cir. 2018)Annotate this Case
The Eleventh Circuit affirmed the district court's grant of summary judgment to defendants in an action brought by plaintiffs, former sheriff deputies, under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and the Florida Minimum Wage Act (FMWA). The court held that the deputies were not entitled to compensation under the FLSA or the FMWA for the time that they spent donning and doffing police gear or the time that they spent driving to and from work in marked patrol vehicles.