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He Who Hesitates May Be Lost, Says Supreme Court

USA - June 3 2019 In a closely-watched case, the Supreme Court unanimously held today that an employer who does not timely raise an employee’s failure to comply with…

Mary Elizabeth Davis.

Trend of Pro-Employer Arbitration SCOTUS Decisions on Class-Actions Continues with Lamps Plus

USA - April 25 2019 The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that an arbitration agreement must explicitly provide for class-wide arbitration in order for class claims to…

Mary Elizabeth Davis.

Fourth DC federal district judge rules anti-SLAPP statute cannot be used in federal court

USA - January 30 2019 Imagine a legal world where the outcome of a motion depends on what side of the street the case was filed. For parties litigating certain types of…

DC anti-SLAPP Law: 2018 in Review

USA - January 8 2019 In these early days of the new year, I thought it would be useful to take a look back at the 2018 decisions, developments, and discussions involving…

And now there are two…

USA - December 18 2018 In 2015, when the DC Circuit held the D.C. anti-SLAPP statute conflicts with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, and thus could not apply in a…