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What Now? U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Class Action Waivers in Epic Systems
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • USA
  • June 5 2018

June 4, 2018 - In a Wisconsin-based case that could have far-reaching effects on employment litigation, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that


Class and Collective Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements Do Not Violate the NLRA, Supreme Court Rules
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • May 21 2018

In a closely watched - and closely decided - ruling, today the Supreme Court upheld the enforceability of class and collective action waivers in


The Legality of Class Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements - SCOTUS Finally Speaks
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2018

The controversy surrounding the validity of employment arbitration agreements with class action waivers has been simmering since at least 2012. Now


Supreme Court Upholds Legality of Class Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements in the Employment Context
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2018

The controversy surrounding the validity of employment arbitration agreements with class action waivers has been simmering at least since 2012. Now


Fifth Circuit opinion invalidating fiduciary rule creates circuit split; SEC moves forward on fiduciary rule proposals
  • DLA Piper
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has vacated the Department of Labor's new fiduciary rule in its entirety, including the prohibited transaction


DOL Fiduciary Advice Rule Vacated by the Fifth Circuit
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2018

On March 15, 2018, in Chamber of Commerce of the U.S.A., et al. v. U.S. Department of Labor, the Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit invalidated


Fiduciary Rule Status in Doubt Following Conflicting Courts of Appeals Decisions
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • March 16 2018

By: Todd Castleton and Sterling Perkinson The status of the Department of Labor’s (DOL) final regulation expanding the scope of fiduciary status due


Supreme Court Resolves Circuit Split on Scope of Whistleblower Protections
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA, Ireland
  • February 28 2018

On February 21, 2018, the Supreme Court issued a pivotal decision narrowing the definition of a whistleblower under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform


Supreme Court Narrowly Interprets Dodd-Frank’s Definition of Whistleblower
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • February 26 2018

Last week, the United States Supreme Court released its decision in Digital Realty Trust v. Somers, where the Court unanimously adopted a narrow


Supreme Court Narrows Dodd-Frank Protection for Whistleblowers
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2018

On February 21, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of a narrow definition of the term “whistleblower,” thereby limiting the scope of