SEPTEMBER 2001 SITTING

OF THE INDIANA SUPREME COURT



Wednesday, September 19

9:30 a.m.     ST. VINCENT HOSPITAL AND HEALTH CARE CENTER, INC. V. ROBERT J. STEELE, M.D.

The Howard Circuit Court awarded Steele unpaid wages and, under the Wage Payment Statute, liquidated damages and attorney’s fees. The Court of Appeals affirmed, holding that the Statute applies to this dispute over the amount of wages due. 742 N.E.2d 1029. The Supreme Court has granted transfer and assumed jurisdiction over the appeal, vacating the opinion of the Court of Appeals.

                Attorney for Appellant
                N. Kent Smith
                Letha S. Kramer
                Indianapolis, IN
                
                Attorney for Appellee
                Lorie A. Brown
                Kenneth E. Lauter
                Ryan c. Fox
                Indianapolis, IN