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Does D.R. Horton apply arbitration agreements without a class action waiver?
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2014

Our sister blog, Employment Law Spotlight, recently reported on the decision of an NLRB administrative law judge regarding the legality of an


D.R. Horton on steroids: NLRB invalidates arbitration agreement without class waiver
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2014

As reported previously here, the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB" or the "Board") in D.R. Horton, Inc., 357 NLRB No. 184 (2012), held that


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


Employee accepted arbitration offer when she continued to work, Sixth Circuit rules
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • October 31 2013

In a Halloween treat for employers, the Sixth Circuit ruled this morning that an employee had contractually agreed to arbitrate any employment


Second Circuit enforces class action waiver in FLSA case under AMEX
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • August 12 2013

The Sutherland v. Ernst & Young case raised a now familiar question and the Second Circuit gave an answer in keeping up with recent U.S. Supreme


California District Court compels arbitration of class and collective wage and hour claims
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • July 12 2013

Dorothy Gale famously remarked upon finding herself in Oz "Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore." Class action wage and hour


Oxford Health Plans v. Sutter - the perils of choosing an arbitrator to resolve potential "gateway matters"
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • June 11 2013

A unanimous Supreme Court held on Monday that when a party agrees that an arbitrator should decide if an agreement authorizes class arbitration, that


California appellate court orders arbitration and rules that claims may not proceed on behalf of a class plaintiff in Macy's OT action gets what she bargained for
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • January 31 2013

A recent decision from a California Court of Appeals reflects a growing, if at times reluctant, acceptance by California courts of employment


Courts continue to wrestle with arbitration issues
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • December 17 2012

Decades ago, Congress passed the Federal Arbitration Act to combat the hostility courts showed towards arbitration agreements


California district court compels arbitration of class wage and hour claims by law firm partner
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • August 7 2012

Another California case has compelled the arbitration of a wage and hour claim in the wake of the United States Supreme Court's decision in AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, 131 S. Ct. 1740 (2011