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New York district court grants summary judgment against FLSA class of insurance claims adjusters

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 25 2013

In a number of cases, the plaintiffs' strategy in collective active litigation under the Fair Labor Standards Act may fall into a familiar pattern:

California state and federal courts renew their attacks on arbitration agreements

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 7 2013

In 1991, Sega introduced the video character Sonic the Hedgehog. Sonic became insanely popular, spawning several generations of videogames that are

Employers win some, lose some, in California cases started prior to Dukes

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 30 2013

Despite blockbuster cases like Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes, 131 S. Ct. 2541 (2011), and Brinker Rest. Corp. v. Superior Court, 273 P.3d 513, 527

Fourth Circuit argues with itself over Dukes' application

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 24 2013

While commentators can, and often do, debate fine points regarding the technical elements of a class action claim, the result in a given case is

Multiple courts criticize EEOC behavior in class cases

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 7 2013

Over the last 5 years, the EEOC has become increasingly aggressive in the bringing and pursuit of broad initiatives and, in particular, class

Indiana district courts finds private equity firm potentially liable in WARN class action

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 1 2013

This seems to be the month for class action cases presenting unusual issues in combination. Last week we wrote about a class action disparate impact

Michigan district court dismisses disability disparate impact class claim

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 27 2013

Class action lawsuits alleging disability discrimination are uncommon, and those involving disparate impact claims are less common still. This is due

Detroit district court certifies antitrust class of registered nurse

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 23 2013

What is the right compensation for a particular job? That's the question virtually every employer must face. Pay too little, and the employer may not

New York district court denies certification and conditional certification of class of personal bankers

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 10 2013

One can only imagine the outcome the plaintiffs' attorneys were anticipating: a case against the financial industry, involving non-exempt employees

Third Circuit finds that putative class representatives could not challenge decertification of an FLSA collective action once they dismissed their own claims

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 6 2013

While the now familiar two-step process for determining certification of FLSA collective actions may have been introduced based on valid concerns, it