Knepper v. Rite Aid Corp

In the recent case of Knepper v. Rite Aid Corp., — F.3d — (3d Cir. 2012), the Third Circuit Court of Appeals joined the Second, Seventh, Ninth and D.C. Circuits in holding that Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) collective actions and state law class actions are not inherently incompatible.  While at first glance the