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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


Pennsylvania Supreme Court rules that continued employment is not sufficient consideration for non-competes entered into after the employment relationship has begun
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2015

In a landmark ruling of first impression, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court recently held that an employer's non-competition covenant, which included


Trend in the courts: it’s getting harder to obtain preliminary injunctions in restrictive covenant cases
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2015

In recent weeks, courts almost routinely have been denying preliminary injunctive relief in cases alleging violation of non-compete and similar


Sixth Circuit denies petition to appeal class certification in a purported $1.7 billion compensation suppression antitrust case
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeal for the Sixth Circuit recently rejected the Defendant's petition in In Re VHS of Michigan, Inc., dba Detroit Medical Center


Court refused to approve $324.5 million settlement in workplace antitrust class action
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 12 2014

In a decision issued on August 8, 2014, Judge Lucy Koh of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California rejected the parties’ $324.5


District Court reinstates class certification order in wage suppression case; rules Comcast does not apply
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2014

On March 7, 2014, Judge Gerald Rosen of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan issued an opinion and order fully reinstating


Court certifies high-tech worker antitrust class action
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2013

On October 24, 2013, Judge Lucy Koh of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California certified a class of employees in a wage


Court certifies large class action of nurses who claim employer engaged in anti-trust violations by sharing wage information
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 8 2013

We recently posted an article on our Workplace Class Action Blog that readers of our this blog should also be aware of. You can access the article by


Court certifies antitrust class action in nurse wage exchange case
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2013

On September 13, 2013, Judge Rosen of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan issued an Opinion and Order in an alleged wage


High-tech employers dodge class certification in anti-solicitation antitrust case
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2013

Although concluding that Comcast Corp. v. Behrend, No. 11-864, 2013 U.S. LEXIS 2544 (U.S. Mar. 27, 2013), did not require plaintiffs to prove