In April and August of this year, the Second and the Eighth Circuit Courts of Appeals affirmed two Board rulings and held that under certain
Four years ago, a wave of cases involving unpaid internships looked to be the next “big thing.” As those cases sputtered, however, and employers
In a decision having far-reaching implications, a National Labor Relations Board panel consisting of Chairman Mark Gaston Pierce and Members Kent
In 1986 Congress passed the Stored Communications Act (SCA) to control telephone records long before the Internet we know today, but the SCA is the
On October 25, 2013, the Second Circuit affirmed the dismissal of United States ex rel. Fair Laboratory Practices Associates v. Quest Diagnostics
On July 10, 2013, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued its decision in Palma v. NLRB, Docket No. 12-1199 (2d Cir. 2013). The Palma
On October 5th, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled that the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) does not have authority to bring lawsuits to collect fines imposed in disciplinary proceedings.
Under a new rule proposed by the NLRB, every employer subject to the Act will be required to post a notice informing employees of their rights under the Act.
In a forceful and potentially controversial decision, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB or Board) ruled that employer agreements with a union prior to that union's recognition as bargaining representative are lawful under certain circumstances.
The June 23, 2010 decision by the US District Court for the Southern District of New York in Viacom's $1 billion copyright action against YouTube holds that YouTube is not liable for contributory copyright infringement and need not police its site to identify posted materials that may infringe a copyright.