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Seventh Circuit Strikes Municipal Right-To-Work Law, Splitting with the Sixth Circuit
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • October 15 2018

On September 28, 2018, the Seventh Circuit affirmed a ruling striking down a right-to-work ordinance passed by the village of Lincolnshire, Ill

In Circuit Split, the 6th Circ. Limits CWA’s Reach Over Pollutants That Travel Through Groundwater
  • Manko Gold Katcher & Fox
  • USA
  • October 5 2018

Last week, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals held in two separate cases that the Clean Water Act does not extend liability to pollution that reaches

Federal Court Shoots Down Illinois Town’s Right-To-Work Law
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • October 2 2018

Illinois is completely surrounded by right-to-work states that have laws making it unlawful for companies to require union dues as a condition of

Sixth Circuit Reverses Dismissal Of Putative Securities Class Action Against Pharmaceutical Company, Finding That Statements About Future Events Were Not Covered By The PSLRA Safe Harbor Provisions
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • USA
  • October 2 2018

On September 27, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit reversed the dismissal of a putative securities class action against

A Look Back on Wage and Hour Developments in 2018: Blockbuster Cases, FLSA Amendments, and More
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • September 28 2018

Arguably, the very first workplace regulation, dating back thousands of years, was one involving wage and hour issuesthe mandatory day of rest. While

Sixth Circuit Rejects Challenge to Mandatory Arbitration of FLSA Claim
  • Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing PLL
  • USA
  • September 28 2018

In keeping with the Supreme Court’s holding in Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis, 138 S. Ct. 1612 (2018), the Sixth Circuit has rejected a challenge to

Courts Block Coal Ash Suits, Setting Up US Supreme Court Showdown
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • September 27 2018

Fourth and Sixth Circuit decisions give power plant operators additional defenses to citizen suits pending potential Supreme Court review of

Sixth Circuit Rejects Groundwater Hydrological Connection Theory for CWA Jurisdiction
  • Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2018

On September 24, 2018, the Sixth Circuit held that the Clean Water Act (CWA) does not apply to pollutants that travel through groundwater before

SCOTUS Employment Cases and Petitions for The Upcoming Term
  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2018

The Supreme Court of the United States will begin its upcoming session on Monday, October 1, 2018. Currently, eight justices preside over the high

Title VII Protections for Transgender Status: Sixth Circuit Affirms, but the Future is Unclear
  • McBrayer McGinnis Leslie & Kirkland PLLC
  • USA
  • September 25 2018

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) has interpreted Title VII to include protections against discrimination for transgender employees