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Interns win one, lose one, in having misclassification cases conditionally certified in New York

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 18 2014

There has been a great deal of coverage involving litigation by interns against various media and entertainment companies in New York

First Circuit rejects equitable tolling in class action arising out of plant closing

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 17 2014

A luggage plant in France closes in 2007, so a class action suit for French post-termination benefits is brought against a former investor in

Bankruptcy court dismisses class action DFR complaint involving airline merger

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 12 2014

One deliberately ironic facet of the 2004 film Howard Hughes bio-pic The Aviator (the one with Leonardo DiCaprio) is the fact that the airlines

Ninth Circuit narrowly upholds class settlement in misclassification case

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 5 2014

We've commented several times recently on the increasing scrutiny courts are giving to class action settlements generally, and to attorney fee awards

California Supreme Court (!) issues strong pro-defense wage and hour class action decision

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 30 2014

“Depending on the nature of the claimed exemption and the facts of a particular case, a misclassification claim has the potential to raise numerous

California district court rejects class action settlement due to fee, enhancement, and other issues

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 27 2014

Meals on airlines have all but disappeared for anyone other than those in first class, but the company Sky Chefs contends on its website that it

Eighth Circuit affirms summary judgment on overtime claims for class of tax professionals

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 22 2014

Relatively few FLSA cases are certified and then reach a court of appeals on the merits, but that recently happened before the Eight Circuit

West Virginia district court refuses to certify fail safe class

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 16 2014

It's not uncommon to see putative classes pleaded in terms of the violation of a specific statute, such as "all managers misclassified as exempt by

Florida District Court rejects ERISA claims premised on alleged FLSA violations

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 9 2014

Plaintiffs in most class and collective actions try to plead their claims in such a way as to exert the maximum pressure against the employer. In

Ninth Circuit reverses district court’s refusal to certify age discrimination class

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 7 2014

The most famous, if fictional, San Francisco police Inspector was, of course, Inspector Harry Callahan of the Dirty Harry succession of Clint