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Digital Realty Trust Appeal Over “Whistleblower” Definition Commences Before the U.S. Supreme Court
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • October 19 2017

As we reported in our last newsletter, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review and resolve the circuit split concerning whether the Dodd-Frank Act


Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Affirms Summary Judgment in Favor of Company on Would-Be Whistleblower’s Retaliation Claim
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • October 19 2017

Earlier this year, a panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a summary judgment in favor of an employer on a former employee's


Trump’s Third Travel Ban Suspended In Part
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 18 2017

The Presidential Proclamation is the third in a series of executive actions ostensibly aimed at protecting the U.S. from terrorism and other national


Supreme Court to Hear Important Whistleblower Case
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • October 18 2017

By John F. Libby, Partner, Corporate Investigations and White Collar Defense Jacqueline C. Wolff, Partner, Corporate Investigations and White Collar


Ninth Circuit Requires US to Pay Defense Contractor Cleanup Costs
  • Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
  • USA
  • October 18 2017

On October 4, the Ninth Circuit reversed the District Court for the Southern District of California's decision to allocate to a government contractor


“Opt Out” Provisions May Provide Path Forward for Class-Action Waivers in Employment Contracts
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • October 17 2017

Los Angeles labor and employment litigators Michael Mandel and Amy Beverlin bring us perspective on three class-action waiver cases currently awaiting


Ninth Circuit Holds Historic RCRA Settlement Did Not Trigger 3-Year Statute of Limitations for CERCLA 113 Contribution Claims
  • Manko Gold Katcher & Fox
  • USA
  • October 16 2017

The federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (“CERCLA”), better known as Superfund, provides private parties with


U.S. Supreme Court Rejects CFAA Appeal by Power Ventures against Facebook
  • Crowell & Moring LLP
  • USA
  • October 16 2017

On October 10, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court denied a petition for writ of certiorari challenging the Ninth Circuit’s holding that Power Ventures, Inc


Ninth Circuit: Rule 23(f)’s interlocutory appeal deadline is not jurisdictional - equitable exceptions apply to extend the deadline
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • October 16 2017

Under Federal Rule 23(f), parties have 14 days to petition for interlocutory review of an order granting or denying class certification. The federal


Ninth Circuit Upholds Enforceability of Arbitration Agreements in Click-Through Agreements
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • October 16 2017

In a decision with significant implications for online retailers, on September 19, 2017, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals found that a consumer who