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State Supreme Court applies Dukes to Louisiana class actions

  • Ogletree Deakins
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2012

In Price v. Martin, et al., No. 2011-C-0853 (La. 120611), the Supreme Court of Louisiana granted certiorari to determine whether the lower courts had correctly applied the standards for analyzing class action certification set forth in La. Code Civ. Proc. art. 591

Extension of the deadline for application to receive tax credits or rebates relative to the Louisiana Quality Jobs Program

  • Ogletree Deakins
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2012

The Louisiana Quality Jobs Program provides a cash rebate to certain businesses that create well-paid jobs and promote economic development

Louisiana ends 2011 with more jobs

  • Ogletree Deakins
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2012

At the end of 2011, Louisiana’s 6.4 percent jobless rate was down from the 6.5 percent November rate and the 7.2 percent figure in December 2010

Criminal background checks for individuals seeking employment

  • Ogletree Deakins
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2012

This Act, which became effective on August 15, 2011, provides that employers or their representatives may obtain conviction records of an applicant seeking employment directly from the Louisiana Bureau of Criminal Identification and Information to further qualify the applicant for the position being sought, if the applicant has executed a consent form authorizing the employer to obtain such conviction records

Fifth Circuit affirms dismissal of commute-time collective action

  • Ogletree Deakins
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2012

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed dismissal of an overtime class action alleging unpaid commuting time