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Fourth Circuit Rules that Court, Not Arbitrator, Must Decide Whether Arbitration Agreement Allows Class Arbitration
  • McNair Attorneys
  • USA
  • April 7 2016

Last week, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, which hears federal appeals in South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, West


Firing a Sales Representative? Make Sure to Read Your Commission Agreement First
  • Foster Swift Collins & Smith PC
  • USA
  • April 6 2016

If you engage the services of a sales representative, it is important to have a comprehensive commission agreement. These agreements often focus on


FCRA Violations: A Hidden Cost of Background Checks and Credit Reports
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • April 1 2016

If you haven’t done so recently, now is a good time to review your company’s use of background checks and credit reports. The increasing number of


Seventh Circuit Eliminates “Consent Once Removed” Doctrine
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2016

If a business invites an employee, customer, or business associate onto its premises, has it consented to a search by government agents? Under the


Proper Inventorship Still Matters, Even With a Proper Assignment
  • McNair Attorneys
  • USA
  • March 15 2016

In a few recent cases, we see that failing to properly name inventors in a patent application can lead to unnecessary troubles for a company. This is


2015 Class Action Year-End Review
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2016

In theory, individual calendar years should not reflect any sort of class action doctrine identity. Court dockets, after all, operate at their own


The “Other Yates Memo:” DOJ to enhance workplace safety violation prosecutions by tacking on more severe charges where possible
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • February 8 2016

On Sept. 9, 2015, Deputy Attorney General Sally Quillian Yates issued a memo pronouncing the Department of Justice's (DOJ) reinvigorated strategy to


Yahoo! Compensation Litigation - History May Not Repeat Itself but it Often Rhymes
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2016

The Delaware Court of Chancery has issued an opinion on a Section 220 demand made against Yahoo! No complaint has yet been filed, and although Vice


Lyft Reaches Settlement Preserving Independent Contractor Status for Drivers
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • February 2 2016

Lyft, Inc. has reached a settlement in a class action lawsuit brought by drivers that preserves the drivers’ classification as independent


Follow-Up on Facebook Litigation Settlement
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2016

I blogged Wednesday on the proposed settlement of the "shareholder" lawsuit against Facebook's over its directors' compensation, Espinoza v