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Déjà vu the Seventh Circuit again rules in an excessive fee case, expanding on Hecker v. Deere, and taking a leading role in the field
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • October 5 2011

This month, we examine two recent circuit court opinions.


Emerging electronic receipt option requires creative thinking for retailers under state law
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2011

Recently, several large retail chains have started offering customers the option to receive electronic receipts for in-store purchasers.


Employer’s failure to provide itemized wage statements was not “inadvertent”
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2011

Heritage Residential, a company that operates seven residential care facilities, employed 24 workers, 16 of whom lacked social security numbers.


Wal-Mart is going to the show
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2010

The Supreme Court, not surprisingly, granted Wal-Mart's petition for certiorari today, agreeing to review the 500,000-member class certification decision from the Ninth Circuit, which had held 6-5 that the class could be certified, even though, as Judge Kozinski wrote, the class members"held a multitude of jobs, at different levels of Wal-Mart's hierarchy, for variable lengths of time, in 3,400 stores, sprinkled across 50 states, with a kaleidoscope of supervisors -- male and female -- subject to a variety of regional policies that all differed depending on each class member's job, location and period of employment."


Tibble v. Edison International: district court finds after trial that it was a breach of fiduciary duty to offer retail rather than institutional share classes of certain mutual funds
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2010

As 401(k) plans have grown into the primary source of retirement income for many employees, the fees paid by such plans have come under increasing scrutiny by Congress and the U.S. Department of Labor.


We'll give you (and your friends) a hoodie to go away: class settlement in FACTA truncation lawsuit receives preliminary approval
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2010

On February 3, 2010, Chief Judge Gary L. Lancaster of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania preliminarily approved a class action settlement between Aramark Sports, LLC and a class of approximately 5,000 customers who made credit or debit card purchases from stores at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania between March 24, 2009 and April 23, 2009.


Rulings, filings and settlements of interest
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 15 2010

In In re Schering Plough Corp. ERISA Litig., 2009 WL 4893649 (3d Cir. Dec. 21, 2009), the Third Circuit vacated the district court's ruling granting class certification in an ERISA stock-drop litigation.


Courtney M. Bowman
  • Proskauer Rose LLP

Russell L. Hirschhorn
  • Proskauer Rose LLP

Daniel Werb
  • Proskauer Rose LLP