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April 27, 2011

Supreme Court Finds California Class Action Arbitration Waiver Enforceable

Can a state declare that an arbitration agreement covered by the Federal Arbitration Act ("FAA") violates

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April 5, 2011

European Union's Renewed Consideration of Class Actions May Create a New Mechanism for Employment Law Claims

On February 4, 2011, the European Commission ("Commission") issued a Public Consultation to determine

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March 1, 2011

The Seventh Circuit Clarifies the Availability of Class Claims Alleging 401(k) Improprieties

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals recently issued a significant ruling on the availability of class-wide

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October 7, 2010

Ninth Circuit Decision on a Mixture of Class Action Issues May Make Federal Courts a More Attractive Forum For Plaintiffs

The Ninth Circuit recently issued a decision encompassing a medley of class action issues. In Wang v.

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June 9, 2010

Supreme Court Gives Plaintiffs Multiple Opportunities (Potentially) to File Timely EEOC Charges Alleging Disparate Impact Discrimination

In Lewis v. City of Chicago, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously held that plaintiffs alleged a cognizable

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June 2, 2010

Wage and Hour Class Actions in the Healthcare Industry: Diagnosis and Prevention

Wage and hour class and collective actions targeting hospitals and other healthcare employers have proliferated

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April 28, 2010

Supreme Court Rules Class Action Arbitrations Impermissible Absent Express Agreement

The U.S. Supreme Court recently handed down its long-awaited ruling in Stolt-Nielsen S. A. v. Animalfeeds

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August 14, 2009

Application of Massachusetts Independent Contractor Law Uncovered by State Court

On July 30, 2009, in a case with significant implications for wage and hour class actions, the Massachusetts

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August 5, 2009

CLASS ACTION LITE?: The California Supreme Court Allows PAGA Wage and Hour Actions to Proceed as Representative Actions

In Arias v. Superior Court (Angelo Dairy)1 (2009) the California Supreme Court held that an "aggrieved

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