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Q&A on SCOTUS and Arbitration
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • May 24 2016

Arbitration law used to involve non-ideological contract and statutory interpretation questions that rarely reached the Supreme Court. In the past


Federal Court Allows the EEOC to Conduct Investigation on Employer’s Premises Without Employer Consent or a Warrant
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 24 2016

Many employers are familiar with the fact that the EEOC regularly conducts on-site workplace investigations after receiving charges of discrimination


Supreme Court Rules that Statute of Limitations Period for Constructive Discharge Claims Begins to Run from Date of Notice of Resignation
  • Ford & Harrison LLP
  • USA
  • May 24 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court recently held that the statute of limitations period for constructive discharge claims under Title VII of the 1964 Civil


Arbitration. Enforceability of Arbitration Agreement. Fifth Circuit rejects arbitration agreement that permits employer’s unilateral termination of agreement to arbitrate without advance notice to employees
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • May 23 2016

On the first day of Michael Nelson’s (“Nelson”) employment with Watch House International, L.L.C. (“Watch House”), Nelson received a copy of the


Arbitration. Confirmation of Arbitral Award. Federal court confirms arbitration award against the Government of Belize and enters it into judgment, after Belizean court upholds award
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Global, USA
  • May 23 2016

Plaintiff, Newco Limited, brought an action pursuant to the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. 207 and the United Nations Convention on the


Supreme Court: Constructive Discharge Limitations Period Starts When Employee Resigns
  • Miller Canfield PLC
  • USA
  • May 23 2016

The Supreme Court ruled today that for employees alleging that they were “constructively discharged” from their employment (as opposed to terminated


Altering Documents In A FINRA Arbitration Can Have Consequences That Go Well Beyond The Arbitration ItselfAt Least For Respondents
  • Ulmer & Berne LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2016

The FINRA investigative process and the arbitration process exist side-by-side; at times, the misconduct that is alleged by a claimant in a Statement


Arbitration. Arbitrability of Issue of Class Action Waiver. Fourth Circuit holds that whether parties agreed to class arbitration is a gateway question for the court
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • May 23 2016

Roger and Mary Jo Carlson (“Plaintiffs”), and the PulteGroup, Inc.’s subsidiary, Del Webb Communities, Inc. (“Defendants”) were parties to a sales


Rethinking the “Standard” Arbitration Clause in Cloud Agreements (Part II)
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • May 23 2016

Part I of this article included a little bit of history about how it came to be so common that modern technology agreements - including “cloud


Arbitration. Enforcement of Arbitration Clause Contained in Internet Agreement. Seventh Circuit declines to enforce arbitration clause without sufficient notice
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • May 23 2016

Plaintiff, Gary Sgouros, tried to purchase an online “credit score” from Defendant, TransUnion, in an effort to negotiate a favorable loan and