Walton v. Southern Package Corp.
320 U.S. 540 (1944)

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Walton v. Southern Package Corp., 320 U.S. 540 (1944)

Walton v. Southern Package Corporation

No. 159

Argued December 17, 1943

Decided January 3, 1944

320 U.S. 540

Syllabus

A night watchman for a manufacturing plant which shipped a substantial portion of its product in interstate commerce held covered by the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 as one engaged in an "occupation necessary to the production" of goods for interstate commerce. P. 320 U. S. 542.

194 Miss. 573, 11 So.2d 912, reversed.

Certiorari, post, p. 726, to review the reversal of a judgment for the petitioner in a suit to recover overtime compensation and liquidated damages under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Page 320 U. S. 541

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