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Will Equifax end data breach class actions?
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2017

For the past few years, federal courts have grappled with whether a plaintiff whose personal information has been hacked has experienced the type of


Ninth Circuit Punts Search Case to California Supreme Court
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2017

Is time spent on the employer’s premises waiting for and undergoing required exit searches of packages or bags voluntarily brought to work by


Takeoff Denied Again: B.C. Court of Appeal Affirms Denial of Airline Fuel Surcharge Class Action
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada
  • September 21 2017

On September 12, 2017, the British Columbia Court of Appeal (Court) affirmed the refusal to certify a class proceeding against various airlines


Pop Quiz! An Inch, 3 Or 10 Calories: Which One Is Material?
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2017

Class plaintiffs often accuse food manufacturers of misrepresenting some aspect of their product offerings. There are countless examples where the


Employment Law This Week: D.C. Policy Update, Wage and Hour Administrator Nominee, DOL’s 8020 Rule
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • September 18 2017

We invite you to view Employment Law This Week - a weekly rundown of the latest news in the field, brought to you by Epstein Becker Green. We look


Trump Announces Nomination For NLRB General Counsel - What It Means For Employers
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • September 18 2017

The White House announced on Friday, September 15, 2017, that President Donald Trump has nominated Peter B. Robb to serve as the next General Counsel


Equifax Data Breach Highlights SEC Disclosure Obligations for Public Companies in the Wake of Cybersecurity Attacks
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2017

On September 7, 2017, Equifax, one of the country’s three primary credit reporting bureaus, announced it had suffered a major cybersecurity breach


Chancery Court dismisses stockholders’ breach of fiduciary duty and aiding and abetting claims relating to stock-for-stock merger
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • September 18 2017

In In re MeadWestvaco Stockholders Litigation, the defendants moved to dismiss class action claims brought by stockholders of MeadWestvaco


VLRC review into Litigation Funding and Group Proceedings
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • September 18 2017

On 17 July 2017, the Victorian Law Reform Commission (VLRC) released a consultation paper as the next step in its review of the potential risks and


Competing class actions: When is a permanent stay of a proceeding warranted?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • September 18 2017

We now have greater clarity regarding the principles to be applied when competing (and substantially identical) class actions are filed against a