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FAAAA keeps "trucking" through California meal and rest break laws
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2012

We have previously wrote about the recent success of California trucking companies defeating California meal and rest break claims by arguing that the laws are preempted by the Federal Aviation Administration Authorization Act (FAAAA


Weigand v. N.L.R.B: a double standard for social media?
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 1 2015

On April 17, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit upheld a National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB" or "Board"


Air marshal whistleblower v. TSA: Supreme Court to blow final whistle
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2014

On July 25, 2014, the U.S. Government will submit its opening brief to the Supreme Court in the decade-long battle that began when the Transportation


Publix to pay $6.8 million settlement over noncompliant background check forms
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • November 3 2014

If your company's background check disclosure form includes a release of liability, take it out. Less than a year after a federal district court in


Too “obnoxious” to enforce: New York court refuses to apply Florida law in considering restrictive covenants
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 19 2014

Recently, a New York appellate court concluded that an employer could not rely upon a Florida choice-of-law provision in an employment agreement to


Oxford Health Plans v. Sutter - the perils of choosing an arbitrator to resolve potential "gateway matters"
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • June 11 2013

A unanimous Supreme Court held on Monday that when a party agrees that an arbitrator should decide if an agreement authorizes class arbitration, that


Cullen v. State Farm - the Ohio Supreme Court returns to Rule 23 issues
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2013

On November 5, 2013, the Supreme Court of Ohio adopted the class certification principles announced in the U.S. Supreme Court's decisions in Wal-Mart


IRS says class action settlement incentive awards in wage based claims are taxable as wages
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 28 2013

On March 15, 2013, the IRS issued a private letter ruling responding to a request for a determination of whether incentive awards paid to class


No poaching here “no-hirenon-solicitation” provisions in transactional agreements
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2012

So, what does last month’s antitrust lawsuits against eBay by the DOJ and the State of California mean for the continued use of merger and other types of agreements (like NDAs and confidentiality agreements) that often contain clauses restricting one party from soliciting or hiring the other’s employees?


Second Circuit finds auditors exempt and endorses limits on class discovery
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • July 28 2014

While the number of class or collective action lawsuits has exploded, decisions from Circuit Courts of Appeal, particularly on procedural issues, are