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Mobile apps like Uber and Airbnb raise novel ADA Title III issues
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • December 16 2015

Last week, Buzzfeed reported that the United Spinal Association opposed Uber’s CEO’s nomination for Time Magazine’s Man of the Year award because


Microsoft defeats wage suppression class action on statute of limitations grounds
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2015

Two former employees sued Microsoft Corporation ("Microsoft") in a class action, alleging that it unlawfully suppressed their wages by entering into


Aurizon: operating in perpetuity not in the public interest
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2015

Aurizon, previously a government owned entity, operates in the rail industry. The company had been bargaining in relation to numerous enterprise


A whale of a trade secret. . . Or not?
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • December 4 2013

Last month, the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission ("OSHRC") refused to release SeaWorld's new safety protocols for trainers


Federal court rules trade secret misappropriation sufficiently alleged based on improper acquisition, even in absence of use or disclosure
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 8 2013

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia recently denied a motion to dismiss a counterclaim for violation of Virginia's


Careful, that slice of pizza you’re eating might be full of trade secrets. . .
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • September 30 2013

It's time for yet another meal filled with trade secrets! Earlier this month, New York Pizzeria, Inc., a pizzeria chain with over thirty restaurants


Reality check: 11th Circuit reverses finding that cable installers are not employees, confirming that "economic realities" determine independent contractor status
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 17 2013

In an FLSA overtime decision that should convince businesses across all industries to scrutinize the classification of workers they call "independent


Minnesota federal court dismisses Computer Fraud and Abuse Act claim based on departing employee’s downloading of customer list
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2013

On June 3, 2013, the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota granted in part and denied in part a motion for summary judgment filed by


Corporate recruiter convicted of computer fraud and trade secret theft by San Francisco jury
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • April 29 2013

A California federal jury convicted a San Francisco executive recruiter this week for violations of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act ("CFAA") and


California federal court allows non-signatory to arbitration agreement to compel arbitration in trade secrets dispute
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2013

A federal district court in the Northern District of California recently found that a non-signatory to an arbitration agreement may enforce that