Epstein Becker Bolsters National Wage-And-Hour Litigation Practice

Sunday, June 1, 2008 - 01:00

Epstein Becker & Green, P.C. has announced it has bolstered its wage-and-hour litigation group with the additional of Douglas Weiner, Senior Trial Attorney with the U.S. Department of Labor's New York Regional Solicitor's Office, for New York, New Jersey and Puerto Rico.

For 30 years, Mr. Weiner, senior trial attorney at the Department of Labor's New York Regional Solicitor's Office, has been lead prosecutor in the Northeast region's most significant wage-and-hour and whistleblower retaliation cases, including cases arising pursuant to Sarbanes-Oxley and the retaliation protection provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

From 1998 through 2008, Mr. Weiner has each year received the Secretary's Exceptional Achievement Award for excellence in Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) litigation.