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Delivering a Tremendous Victory to Employers Facing Wage-Hour Class Actions, U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Use of Class Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • May 21 2018

More than 7 months after hearing oral argument on an issue that will affect countless employers across the country - whether employers may implement


Will “Oil States” Upend IPRs?
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2017

Inter Partes Review (IPR), created by the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (AIA), 125 Stat. 284 (2011), has become a prominent part of patent


New FLSA Regulations Dealt a Knock-Out Blow
  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
  • USA
  • September 6 2017

As we reported in November 2016, a federal court issued a preliminary injunction halting the implementation of the proposed changes to the FLSA’s


What Proponents Need to Know About the New SCC Decisions on Consultation of Indigenous Peoples
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • July 28 2017

In Clyde River (Hamlet) v. Petroleum Geo-Services Inc. and its companion case Chippewas of the Thames First Nation v. Enbridge Pipelines Inc


D.C. Circuit Rejects Environmental Challenges to FERC LNG Permitting, Points Litigants to DOE
  • Baker Botts LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2016

In a positivealbeit limiteddecision for proponents of LNG exports, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit rejected environmental challenges


Supreme Court of Canada Protects Solicitor-Client Privilege in Tax Audits
  • MLT Aikins LLP
  • Canada
  • June 21 2016

Requiring legal professionals to release information related to clients and their files to the Canada Revenue Agency (the “CRA”) constitutes


Texas Supreme Court: Texas Citizens Participation Act protects communications involving a "public subject"
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • April 30 2015

In a companion case decided on April 24, 2015, the Texas Supreme Court held that the Texas Citizens Participation Act (Act) can apply to private as


Eyewitness evidence critique may help in harassment defense
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • August 26 2011

The New Jersey Supreme Court issued a lengthy, sweeping decision on August 24th on the standards for evaluating eyewitness testimony in criminal cases that is garnering national, and even international, attention.


Shredding before suing? Think twice
  • Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
  • USA
  • June 22 2011

Parties that are considering filing suit are now on notice from at least one federal Court of Appeals: shredding relevant documents after identifying litigation targets can lead to spoliation sanctions, even if the destruction occurred before litigation was “imminent” or “probable without significant contingencies.”


Shredding before suing? Think twice (update)
  • Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
  • USA
  • June 2 2011

Patent owners are now on notice: The Federal Circuit has confirmed that shredding relevant documents after identifying litigation targets can lead to spoliation sanctions, even if the destruction occurred before litigation was "imminent" or "probable without significant contingencies."