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Sixth Circuit's enforcement of Specialty Healthcare standard opens door wider for union organizing efforts

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 10 2013

Last month, the Sixth Circuit in Kindred Nursing Centers East, LLC v. NLRB enforced the National Labor Relations Board's 2011 Specialty Healthcare II

Supreme Court finds pharmaceutical sales reps exempt under the outside sales exemption

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 20 2012

In a highly anticipated decision under the Fair Labor Standards Act, the United States Supreme Court handed down a big win on Tuesday for the pharmaceutical industry when the Court found pharmaceutical sales representatives are covered by the outside sales exemption in Christopher v. Smith Kline Beecham Corp

Sixth Circuit decision in Jakubowski highlights importance of interactive process in reasonable accommodation efforts

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 9 2010

Yesterday, the Sixth Circuit announced its decision in Jakubowski v. The Christ Hospital, Inc. which very well demonstrates the attention that employers need to pay to the interactive process when an employee approaches it for a reasonable accommodation for a disability

Health care reform survives Supreme Court scrutiny - but not entirely intact

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 28 2012

Health care reform just got a clean bill of health from the United States Supreme Court

Supreme Court grants cert to determine if plaintiff must prove materiality before certifying class in securities fraud class action

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 12 2012

On Monday, June 11, 2012, the Supreme Court granted a Writ of Certiorari in Amgen, Inc. v. Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds, No. 11-1085 (U.S. Jun. 11, 2012) to decide whether, in a misrepresentation case under SEC Rule l0b-5, the court must require proof of materiality before certifying a plaintiff class based on the fraud-on-the-market theory (and whether the court must allow the defendants to present evidence rebutting the applicability of the fraud-on-the-market theory before certifying the class

Promising health care plan benefits in excess of plan terms can be more costly than anticipated

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 9 2012

We occasionally hear that an employer wants to promise greater health care coverage than is provided under the plan terms, either in a sympathetic scenario, or to facilitate a separation

11th Circuit Court of Appeals rules individual mandate unconstitutional, but rest of health reform law is severable from mandate

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 16 2011

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in Atlanta on Friday ruled, in the 26-state challenge to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) in Florida v, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, that the health care reform law’s requirement that nearly all Americans have health insurance is unconstitutional. This

French doctor charged in criminal and civil insider trading cases

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 3 2010

The criminalization of securities enforcement has increased in recent years

Ammunition to rebut “obvious to try”

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 10 2013

The recent Federal Circuit Court of Appeals decision in Leo Pharmaceutical Products, Ltd. v. Rea (Appeal No. 2012-1530, 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 16610

Supreme Court gets into the act on health care reform

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 15 2011

The table now is set for the last chapter in our long (and, to many, excruciating) debate over the constitutionality of the health care reform legislation enacted in 2010