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7th Cir. Rejects FDCPA Claims That Illinois Wage Garnishments Are Actions ‘Against Consumer’
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit recently held that a wage garnishment action under Illinois law is not a legal action “against a


A Look Back at Some Recent Highlights
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • August 16 2016

One of our long-standing objectives for this blog is to provide in-depth analysis of recent court rulings and developing trends that impact class


Employment Law Toolkit for Illinois Employers- How to Protect Your Business From Liability and Comply With State and Federal Employment Laws
  • Arnstein & Lehr LLP
  • USA
  • August 16 2016

Starting or running a company is no easy task. Successfully operating a business requires its owners and managers to successfully navigate through a


More Poor Drafting of Employment Agreements Can Lead to Litigation
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 15 2016

It seems like only last week I was writing about a company that could have avoid substantial legal costs and headaches through better drafting (oops


California Fair Employment & Housing Council Considers Proposed (and Recently Amended) Rules to Restrict Employer Use of Criminal History
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • August 4 2016

In April 2012, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued its long-awaited "Enforcement Guidance on the Consideration of Arrest and


8th Circuit Rules Parties to Corporate Transactions Cannot Contract Around The WARN Act Sale of Business Exception
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • August 3 2016

In a rare case interpreting the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (“WARN”) Act “sale of business” exception, the U.S. Court of Appeals


Preventive Strategies Third Quarter 2016
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • August 2 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court term that ended June 2016 included a number of decisions important to workplace law. In this issue, we continue our coverage


Federal Precedents Under the DTSA Have Arrived
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 1 2016

While the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 ("DTSA") has only been in effect for a few months, the first wave of cases raising DTSA claims have


New Massachusetts Case Expands "Mode of Operation" Premises Liability
  • Raymond Law Group LLC
  • USA
  • July 28 2016

Massachusetts' Supreme Judicial Court has expanded premises liability to include a broader definition “mode of operation" which relieves plaintiffs


Dodd-Frank News: July 2016 Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act Update
  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • USA
  • July 28 2016

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act was enacted as a measure to promote financial stability and protection for