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Employers Cannot Consider Prior Salary History to Justify Wage Gap under the Federal Equal Pay Act
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • April 20 2018

On April 9, 2018, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued its opinion in Rizo v. Yovino, holding that employers cannot consider an employee’s prior


Ninth Circuit Rules that Prior Salary Cannot Justify Wage Differential
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2018

Employers cannot avoid liability under the Equal Pay Act (EPA) for established pay gaps between men and women by relying upon salary history to prove


9th Circuit Ices Class Action Against Starbucks
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2018

Back in June 2016, Alexander Forouzesh filed a class action complaint against Starbucks in Los Angeles County Superior Court, alleging that “a


Ninth Circuit Holds "Catchall" Exception to the Equal Pay Act is Limited to "Job-Related" Factors, Excludes Consideration of Prior Salary
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • April 19 2018

In Rizo v. Yovino, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recently examined whether an employer can justify a wage differential between male


Is “Per Debtor” Better? Cases Analyzing Cramdown and Substantive Consolidation Reflect Ongoing Debate About Creditor Protections in Multi-Debtor Bankruptcies
  • Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered
  • USA
  • April 18 2018

Recent case law demonstrates that there is a current judicial disagreement over whether the Bankruptcy Code will permit a cramdown in a


Bank petitions for rehearing of 9th Circuit preemption decision; OCC intends to file support for bank
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2018

On April 13, a national bank filed a petition for an en banc rehearing of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit’s March decision, which held


NYU Takes on the Travel Ban
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

On March 30, 2018, Proskauer filed an amicus brief on behalf of New York University in the United States Supreme Court. The brief was filed in support


CWA Regulation of Groundwater: Circuit Split or U.S. EPA Rulemaking?
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

Recent decisions from the Fourth and Ninth Circuitsfinding that the Clean Water Act (“CWA”) could regulate discharges into groundwater that


Ninth Circuit: California Does Not Violate Commerce Clause When Setting Lower Rates for Out-of-State Hospitals
  • Quarles & Brady LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

Can a state agency set lower Medicaid reimbursement rates for out-of-state hospitals without discriminating against interstate commerce? The Ninth


New Law Exempts Minor League Baseball Players from Certain Federal Minimum Wage, Overtime Pay Laws
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

As part of $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill signed by President Donald Trump in March, section 13(a) of the Fair Labor Standards Act is amended to