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D.C. Circuit Sinks FERC Hydro License for Failure to Adequately Consider Past Environmental Harm
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2018

Last Friday, the D.C. Circuit torpedoed a hydroelectric license issued in 2013 to Alabama Power Company1 because the Federal Energy Regulatory


Sixth Circuit 2-1 Ruling Addresses False Claims Act Materiality and Scienter Standards
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • July 11 2018

A divided Sixth Circuit panel held that allegations of submitting late-signed supporting documents to Medicare could plead False Claims Act ("FCA"


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


Employment Arbitration Agreements With Class Action Waivers Are Enforceable
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • May 21 2018

The US Supreme Court issued a highly anticipated decision on May 21, 2018 in Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis, holding that class action waivers in


Part 13 of “The Restricting Covenant” Series: The NLRB, NLRA and Non-Competes
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • May 9 2018

The acronyms “NLRB” or “NLRA” rarely appear in articles about enforcement of private sector non-compete agreements. Until recently. Dun dun dun! (Que


Workplace battle of the sexes - discrimination and how to legally level the playing field
  • Whitney Moore
  • United Kingdom, Ireland
  • April 24 2018

In light of the MeToo movement and the outcome of the gender pay gap reporting, we are all familiar with headlines such as “Gender discrimination”


A Crack in the Armor: Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Gives Green Light to Enjoining Medicare Recoupments Pending Provider’s Long-Delayed Administrative Appeal
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • April 5 2018

In an important break with the majority of case precedents, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, reversing the District Court


High Court Reverses Circuit Court 'Right to be Forgotten' Determination
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • April 4 2018

The High Court has ruled in favour of the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner (ODPC) and Google Ireland Inc. (Google) and overturned Ireland's


Podcast: Recent Developments in Title VII
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2018

In this episode of The Proskauer Brief, senior counsel Harris Mufson and associate Laura Fant discuss the latest developments in Title VII. We will


The Mpumalanga Circuit Courts: Tread with caution on the question of jurisdiction
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • March 28 2018

As the Mpumalanga and Limpopo Provinces did not have High Courts at the time of enactment, s50(2) of the Act that states that: The Gauteng Division