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The high cost of hiring unpaid interns

USA - June 26 2013 Given the difficulty of finding a job in today's economy, unpaid internships are becoming increasingly popular, particularly for students looking to…

Erin M. Connell, Allison Riechert Giese

Rule 23(b) or not to be: Wang v. Chinese news the Ninth Circuit’s latest decision to reevaluate certification after Wal-Mart

USA - March 20 2013 The Ninth Circuit's recent decision in Wang v. Chinese Daily News is the latest to affirm that Wal-Mart v. Dukes is controlling in wage-and-hour…

Andrea L. Brown, Rachel J. Muoio

Narrowed Dukes v. Wal-Mart class survives motion to dismiss

USA - October 2 2012 The ongoing saga of the more than decade-old sex discrimination class action against Wal-Mart (Dukes v. Wal-Mart) will continue after the federal district court handling the case allowed plaintiffs’ fourth amended complaint to survive a motion to dismiss in a ruling on September 21, 2012.

Craig Wickersham, Brooke D. Arena

Can you enforce your non-compete clause?

USA - June 28 2012 Employers should take a closer look at non-compete clauses in their employment agreements following the Central District of California’s decision earlier this month in Arkley v. Aon Risk Services Companies, Inc., (Case No. 2:12-cv-01966-DSF-RZ).

Lauri A. Damrell, Byron Lau

FINRA releases guidance notice on use of social media sites

USA - July 1 2010 The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ("FINRA") has released a regulatory notice giving guidance on application of the communications rules to use of social media sites by a firm or its personnel.

Jill L. Rosenberg