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Choate Hall & Stewart LLP | USA | 6 Jun 2016

Seventh Circuit Finds Unlawful Mandatory Employment Arbitration Agreements with Class Action Waivers

The Seventh Circuit recently ruled that employment arbitration agreements containing class waivers are unlawful under the National Labor Relations

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Choate Hall & Stewart LLP | USA | 13 May 2016

District Court Holds that Interest in Protecting Whistleblowers under the False Claims Act Can Outweigh Companies’ Confidentiality Agreements

A magistrate judge in the Northern District of Illinois recently dismissed a company's breach-of-contract counterclaim against a whistleblower for

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Choate Hall & Stewart LLP | USA | 26 Jan 2016

2016 Hart-Scott-Rodino Requirements

The Hart-Scott-Rodino Act dollar thresholds are adjusted each year. The next set of adjustments will take effect on February 25, 2016. These

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Choate Hall & Stewart LLP | USA | 21 Jan 2016

SEC Gives First Whistleblower Award to a Company Outsider

The SEC recently awarded $700,000 to an outside industry expert whose “detailed analysis” of a company’s alleged misconduct helped the SEC bring a

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Choate Hall & Stewart LLP | USA | 18 Dec 2015

Potential Year-End Amendment Required for Cafeteria Plans

The IRS, in response to this summer’s US Supreme Court marriage-equality decision, Obergefell v. Hodges, issued guidance last week concerning the

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Choate Hall & Stewart LLP | USA | 20 Nov 2015

New SEC report sheds light on key trends in whistleblower activity and anti-retaliation law

The SEC recently released its 2015 annual report cataloguing the year’s most important trends in whistleblower activity and anti-retaliation law. The

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Choate Hall & Stewart LLP | USA | 9 Nov 2015

New OSHA best practices for whistleblower compliance programs

OSHA recently released for public comment a set of draft guidelines designed to help organizations design effective compliance programs that protect

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Choate Hall & Stewart LLP | USA | 27 Oct 2015

California federal court expands whistleblower protections

Last week, the Northern District of California held in Wadler v. Bio-Rad Laboratories, a case of first impression, that members of a company’s Board

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Choate Hall & Stewart LLP | USA | 13 Oct 2015

Connecticut’s highest court expands whistleblower protections for employees

Last Monday, the Connecticut Supreme Court ruled in Trusz v. UBS Realty Investors that private sector employees who make whistleblower statements

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Choate Hall & Stewart LLP | USA | 10 Sep 2015

Second Circuit rules internal whistleblowers are protected under Dodd-Frank, rejecting Asadi

In a divided 2-1 decision, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled today in Berman v. NeoOgilvy that employees who complain

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