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Third Circuit: federal court should decide whether an arbitration clause authorizes classwide arbitration not the arbitrator

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
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  • USA
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  • September 17 2014

The Third Circuit recently was presented with the question of whether, in the context of an otherwise silent contract, the availability of classwide

Claim for entrepreneurs' relief succeeds: tribunal finds that the removal from the payroll did not end taxpayer's employment

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 17 2014

The First-tier Tribunal (Tax Chamber) (FTT) has decided in Corbett v HMRC that removing a taxpayer from a company's payroll before a sale of that

Flexible working achieving a work-life balance employees’ rights in the UK

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 16 2014

The right of employees to request flexible working (i.e. To change the number of hours worked or the time or place when those hours are worked) was

Wage garnishmentsa big problem with solutions on the horizon

  • Ogletree Deakins
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  • USA
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  • September 16 2014

Today, much-needed attention is being paid to wage garnishments. National Public Radio (NPR) released a story concerning the increasing use of wage

New and simpler explosives and acetylene regulations

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 16 2014

The 1st of October marks the coming into force of the new Explosives Regulations 2014 (ER) and Acetylene Safety (England & Wales and Scotland

Trend of precedents following the Supreme Court en banc decision on ordinary wages

  • Yoon & Yang LLC
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  • South Korea
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  • September 16 2014

Described below is the trend of the decisions made by the Supreme Court and other courts on ordinary wages after the Supreme Court rendered an en

Employment law summer recap 2014: part 2 of 11 what do the Ice Bucket Challenge and FMLA-related lawsuits have in common?

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • September 16 2014

$113.3 million and counting - that's the total amount donated to the ALS Association since July 29 as a result of the Ice Bucket Challenge. Just to

U.S. Labor Department awards $10.2 million to 19 states to help finance their crackdown on independent contractor misclassification; four states get “bonus” awards for improved detection results

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 16 2014

The news from Washington, D.C. yesterday is that the U.S. Department of Labor is funding 19 states' efforts to crack down on businesses that

International news: focus on mining and metals

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • Africa, China, Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 16 2014

An investor new to Africa needs to understand not only the relevant local laws but also the applicable regional arrangements. Africa has multiple

EPA proposes to eliminate affirmative defenses for many Clean Air Act violations

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • USA
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  • September 16 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a proposed rule on September 5, 2014 that would prevent states from including affirmative