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Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Arbitrability of PAGA Action

USA - June 24 2022 In a highly-anticipated decision, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its opinion in Viking River Cruises, Inc. v. Moriana (Case No. 20-1573) on June 15…

Corrie Buck, Mona Razani

California Supreme Court rules additional penalties may be recoverable for meal and rest period violations

USA - May 27 2022 On May 23, 2022, the California Supreme Court handed down its decision in Naranjo v. Spectrum Security Services. The decision discusses the penalties…

Michele Haydel Gehrke, Eduardo Vargas

BREAKING: Federal Appeals Court reinstates OSHA vaccine ETS

USA - December 18 2021 On December 17, 2021, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals dissolved the stay previously placed on OSHA’s so-called “vaccinate or test” Emergency…

Mark S. Goldstein, Emily Harbison, James A. Holt, Brenda Rosales-Carrillo

Ninth Circuit rules to lift preliminary injunction on California’s ban on mandatory employee arbitration agreements

USA - September 17 2021 A split Ninth Circuit panel vacated a 2020 preliminary injunction that blocked the enforcement of California’s A.B. 51, which prohibits mandatory…

Michele Haydel Gehrke, Brandon Nhan

Revised Cal/OSHA COVID-19 Emergency Standard Approved by Board and Fast-Tracked by Governor Newsom

USA - June 21 2021 On Friday June 11, 2021, the California Department of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) published new proposed text for re-adoption of the…

Benjamin H. Patton, Mary M. Balaster, Michele Haydel Gehrke, Eric J. Schmoll