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District Court reinstates class certification order in wage suppression case; rules Comcast does not apply

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 11 2014

On March 7, 2014, Judge Gerald Rosen of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan issued an opinion and order fully reinstating

Court certifies high-tech worker antitrust class action

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 29 2013

On October 24, 2013, Judge Lucy Koh of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California certified a class of employees in a wage

Court certifies large class action of nurses who claim employer engaged in anti-trust violations by sharing wage information

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 8 2013

We recently posted an article on our Workplace Class Action Blog that readers of our this blog should also be aware of. You can access the article by

Court certifies antitrust class action in nurse wage exchange case

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 19 2013

On September 13, 2013, Judge Rosen of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan issued an Opinion and Order in an alleged wage

High-tech employers dodge class certification in anti-solicitation antitrust case

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 10 2013

Although concluding that Comcast Corp. v. Behrend, No. 11-864, 2013 U.S. LEXIS 2544 (U.S. Mar. 27, 2013), did not require plaintiffs to prove

Individual arbitration of FLSA claims and the effective vindication doctrine

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 14 2013

What does an antitrust case have to do with wage and hour litigation? Usually, not much, but a case argued before the Supreme Court two weeks ago is

The next big SCOTUS Rule 23 ruling?

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 30 2012

The next “big one” for the U.S. Supreme Court to address under Rule 23 is in Comcast Corp. v. Behrend where the issue is whether a class may be certified without resolving whether plaintiff has introduced admissible evidence, including expert testimony, to show that the case is susceptible to awarding damages on a class-wide basis

Plaintiffs' "no poaching" antitrust class action claims survive motion to dismiss

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 27 2012

Antitrust claims are not unknown or uncommon anymore for employers

Sale of business "good will" and subsequent competition with purchaser may subject seller to perpetual restrictions on contacting former customers and clients

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 12 2012

A recent Second Circuit Court of Appeals decision provides guidance regarding New York law concerning permissible and impermissible competitive conduct by the seller of a business, including its “good will,” who -- without giving a non-compete covenant -- thereafter goes into competition with the purchaser

Oregon federal court permits declaratory relief suit to proceed in race to judgment non-compete dispute

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 13 2012

In light of Valentine’s Day, a blog involving two competitors specializing in heart rhythm therapy seems fitting