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A New Deal for Consumers: the dawn of the EU Class Action and GDPR-type fines for breaches of consumer law ?
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • April 19 2018

The EU Commission has announced legislative reform which includes a proposal for consumer organisations to bring collective class-style actions on


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


New Jersey Federal Court Highlights Continued Hurdles To Consumer Class Actions
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2018

As consumers continue to file class actions around the country, it is important for practitioners to analyze how federal courts interpret class


An Australian Perspective on D&O Insurance for Cyber Liabilities: Increased Cyber Exposure Should Cause Directors & Officers to Take Another Look at Their D&O Policies
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia
  • April 18 2018

Scarcely a day goes by without news headlines reporting yet another data breach or cyber crime incident, which can have devastating consequences for


Federal Authorities Continue to Monitor Proposed Class Action Settlements
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2018

Officials at the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC) continue to scrutinize class settlements to ensure that neither


Balancing Client Needs with Employee Needs
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • April 18 2018

A decision out of the Northern District of California serves as a reminder that service industries need to carefully balance their commitment to


Franchise “No-Hire” Agreement Class Actions And The Single Enterprise Defense
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

There are currently pending at least four class actions claiming that provisions contained in franchise agreements prohibiting the


Southern District Deals Blow to FCPA-Based Securities Class Actions
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

When a public company resolves a Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) investigation by either the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) or Securities and


Whiplash: When a Court Finds That the Parties’ Claims Are Within the Scope of a Valid Arbitration Agreement, But It Will Not Compel Arbitration
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

Is there such a thing as an arbitration joke? Here is a test. Two plaintiffs walk into a court, claiming that each was wrongfully terminated by a bank


No Harm, No Foul: NJ Supreme Court Rejects No-Injury “Gotcha” Suits Under TCCWNA
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

The past few years witnessed an outbreak of no-injury class actions seeking statutory penalties under the New Jersey Truth-in-Consumer Contract