We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 179

Independent Contractor Trucker Dodges FAA Arbitration and Keeps His Class Action Alive
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2017

In Oliveira v. New Prime, Inc., No. 15-2364 (May 12, 2017), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit confronted two arbitration-related


Health Law Update - May 18, 2017
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2017

Welcome to this week's edition of the Health Law Update. In this Issue Capitol Hill Healthcare Update Senate Panel OKs FDA User Fees Legislation


Supreme Court Rejects State Rule That Subjects Arbitration Agreements to Higher Standards
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2017

Some wondered why the U.S. Supreme Court granted certiorari in Kindred Nursing Centers L.P. v. Clark, No. 16-32, and after oral argument on February


IoT Device Maker Settles Class Claims for $3.75 Million
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • April 7 2017

In one of the first Internet of Things (IoT) class action settlements, the maker of a Bluetooth-enabled personal vibrator agreed to settle privacy


Arbitration of PAGA Claims: Another California Divide Emerges
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 30 2017

In a March 8, 2017, article, we talked about how the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals compelled the arbitration of a California Private Attorney General


Proposed Legislation That Could Impact Class Action Litigation and Arbitration - The Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2017 and the Arbitration Fairness Act of 2017
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 16 2017

Two new pieces of proposed legislation could, if passed, change the architecture and requirements of class actions and outlaw mandatory arbitration


Arbitrating PAGA Claims: The Ninth Circuit Compels It in the Valdez Case
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2017

So much case law has come down in the past several years regarding California’s Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) - and its ability to withstand


Justices to Consider Arbitration Agreements With Class Waivers - The End of the Beginning?
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2017

Apologies to Winston Churchill, but the conflict over the enforcement of arbitration agreements with class waivers has become an ongoing legal and


Nursing Home Arbitration Ban: There’s a Line in the Sand - But the Tide May Still Come In
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • November 17 2016

On November 7, 2016 a federal judge in Mississippi granted a request to temporarily enjoin CMS from implementing a federal rule, scheduled to take


“Yes, I Agree”: With a Click, Uber Drivers Can Waive Right To Bring Class Action Suits
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • October 31 2016

Recently, in a major win for employers and companies that transact business on the internet, the Ninth Circuit upheld the use of arbitration