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Supreme Court rejects presumption of prudence but raises bar for ESOP fiduciary breach claims

  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 27 2014

In its June 25, 2014 unanimous decision in Fifth Third Bancorp v. Dudenhoeffer, the U.S. Supreme Court resolved a split in the circuit as to the

State AGs in the news

  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 19 2014

Apple Inc. has agreed to settle the antitrust class action lawsuit brought by 33 AGs and consumers alleging that it conspired with publishers to fix

Court should have granted Board members' anti-SLAPP motion in response to lawsuit arising out of members' conduct at Board meeting

  • Liebert Cassidy Whitmore
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 10 2014

Kensington, an unincorporated community north of Berkeley, maintains its own police department through the Kensington Police Protection and Community

State AGs in the news

  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 24 2014

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Mid-Year Report on Student Loan Complaints Reveals Reports of Auto-Default When Co-Signer Dies or Files

Massachusetts SJC rules on fiduciary duties owed to and by shareholder-employee in closely held corporation

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 1 2014

A recent decision by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC), Selmark Associates v. Ehrlich, illustrates the complex web of fiduciary

Whole Foods faces class action suit over employee background check

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 31 2014

We have previously reported on how employers' use of background checks is under vigorous attack by the EEOC and state legislation. On top of these

Whistleblower protection for employees of public company contractors

  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 24 2014

For over a decade, the Department of Labor has interpreted Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 as protecting employees of public company contractors. This was

D.C. court addresses inevitable disclosure doctrine for the first time, leaves open possibility for future use in trade secret litigation

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 17 2014

Addressing the "inevitable disclosure doctrine" for the first time, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia's recent decision in Info

Landmark decision for attorney-client privilege: internal investigations no longer protected?

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 17 2014

The federal district court in the District of Columbia issued a groundbreaking decision this week that held that documents created during a

Are internal investigations protected by the attorney-client privilege and work product doctrine? Recent case says maybe not.

  • Husch Blackwell LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 17 2014

On March 6, 2014, the District Court for the District of Columbia issued an opinion in United States ex rel. Barko v. Halliburton Company et al