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4 Trends to Watch: Trade Secrets

USA - February 13 2023 On January 5, 2023, the Federal Trade Commission proposed a broad ban on most employee noncompete agreements. The proposed rule would ban nearly all…

Gregory S. Bombard, Galit Kierkut

3rd circuit issues practical death knell to nationwide FLSA collective actions involving employers not subject to general jurisdiction in circuit

USA - July 29 2022 On July 26, 2022, in a win for employers, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals issued a precedential opinion in Christa Fischer, et al. V. Federal…

Malcolm James Ingram

Federal court denies restaurant industry’s request to temporarily enjoin new tip credit regulations: next steps for restaurant and hospitality industry employers

USA - March 7 2022 On Feb. 22, 2022, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas denied the Restaurant Law Center and Texas Restaurant Association’s…

Jason B. Jendrewski, Riley Lagesen

Arbitration of Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault Claims

USA - February 14 2022 Employers can no longer mandate pre-dispute arbitration for claims of sexual assault or sexual harassment by employers. On Feb. 10, 2022, Congress…

Johnine P. Barnes, Adam Roseman

Philadelphia to require proof of covid-19 vaccinations to dine indoors, attend sporting events

USA - December 14 2021 On Dec. 13, 2021, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney and Health Commissioner Dr. Cheryl Bettigole announced that beginning Jan. 3, 2022, patrons of all…

George J. Farrell, Kevin Greenberg