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U.S. Supreme Court sides with employers over arbitration of PAGA claims

USA - June 17 2022 In a major victory for California employers, on June 15, 2022, the United States Supreme Court held in Viking River Cruises, Inc. v. Moriana, that…

Zoe Spector, John Viola

Illinois Department of Labor issues first guidance on the state’s Equal Pay Act

USA - June 2 2022 In 2021, we reported on a new amendment to the Illinois Equal Pay Act, which imposed new equal pay compliance requirements and created new…

Susan M. Lorenc, Zoe Spector

New law to bar mandatory arbitration of sexual harassment and assault claims

USA - February 10 2022 On February 10, 2022, the United States Senate passed H.R.4445, which, if signed into law, would amend the Federal Arbitration Act with respect to…

Clifford A. Godiner, Susan M. Lorenc, Zoe Spector

Sixth Circuit dissolves stay of OSHA vax or test mandate for large employers paving way for enforcement

USA - December 18 2021 Late on December 17, 2021, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit dissolved a stay of OSHA’s COVID-19 emergency temporary standard (ETS) for…

Clifford A. Godiner, Colin Pajda

Be prepared for the new Illinois equal pay reporting and certification requirements

USA - September 7 2021 In 2021, Illinois has amended the Illinois Equal Pay Act (“EPA”) into law, imposing new equal pay compliance requirements on any private employer who…

Susan M. Lorenc, Zoe Spector