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SCOTUS won't review sexual orientation bias case
  • Constangy Brooks Smith & Prophete LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2017

The issue of whether Title VII prohibits sexual orientation bias will have to be resolved another day. This week the U.S. Supreme Court denied a


The U.S. Supreme Court grants class defendants’ petition for certiorari in Ninth Circuit American Pipe tolling case (Resh v. China Agritech)
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • December 13 2017

As we discussed at length last June Ninth Circuit extends tolling doctrine to allow successive class actions, subject only to preclusion and “comity”


SEC Reverses Course on ALJ Appointments Issue, but Uncertainty Remains
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • December 8 2017

On Thursday, November 30, 2017, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC” or the “Commission”) took action to settle an issue that had been


DOL’s Tip of the Hat to Back-of-the-House Employees: New NPRM to Rescind 2011 Regs
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • December 8 2017

In response to significant pressure from the hospitality industryspecifically, the restaurant industryas well as increasing litigation


Update: Tip Pooling by Restaurant Owners Remains in Flux
  • Goulston & Storrs PC
  • USA
  • December 6 2017

This past April, we reported on a recent Ninth Circuit ruling which upheld a 2011 Department of Labor (“DOL”) rule that prohibits restaurants from


DOL Proposes Rescission of Regulations that Restrict Tip Pooling
  • Spencer Fane LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2017

On December 5th, 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division will publish a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (“NPRM”) and a request for


The Bitter and the Sweet: Supreme Court Oral Argument Indicates Potential Split on Constitutionality of Inter Partes Patent Review
  • Haynes and Boone LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2017

Is a defeated patentee at Inter Partes Review an embittered citizen whose private rights were taken without due process by a government agency


Calling ICE about Your Plaintiff Could Make You the Defendant
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2017

An attorney representing his employer-client calls Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to inquire about the plaintiff’s immigration status. Is


The Potential Impact of the Supreme Court’s Decision in Oil States
  • Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, PC
  • USA
  • November 23 2017

On November 27, 2017, in Oil States Energy Services, LLC v. Greene’s Energy Group, LLC, the Supreme Court will hold oral argument to determine the


The United States Supports Certiorari in the Vitamin C Antitrust Litigation
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • November 17 2017

On November 14, 2017, following a rare invitation from the U.S. Supreme Court earlier this year, newly confirmed Solicitor General Noel Francisco