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“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


Does the PDA Protect Nursing Mothers From Workplace Bias? 11th Circuit Says Yes
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • October 17 2017

Does Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964's Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) protect nursing mothers against post-pregnancy workplace


False start on the offense- why the 5th Circuit flagged the NFLPA for illegal procedure in the Ezekiel Elliott case
  • Miller Canfield PLC
  • USA
  • October 13 2017

After further review, the ruling of a Texas district court was overturned by the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals yesterday, resulting in the dismissal of


Head on Collision: 5th Circuit Crashes Into Massive $663M Guard Rail Jury Verdict on Materiality Grounds
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2017

The story behind the Trinity Industries False Claims Act (FCA) litigation is one that is becoming too familiar for companies that do business with


U.S. Fifth Circuit Holds That Louisiana's Non-Resident Attachment Statute May Apply to a Suit Compelling Arbitration
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • October 10 2017

Recently, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit vacated and remanded a district court’s holding that a suit to compel arbitration


Time to Take Your Medicine: Fifth Circuit Decision Diagnoses Problems with Causation Arguments
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • USA
  • October 10 2017

Last month, we covered United States ex rel. King v. Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. on the issue of the FCA’s public disclosure bar pre-Affordable Care


Fifth Circuit Reverses $663M Jury Verdict Based on Government’s Insistence That It Was Not Defrauded
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • October 9 2017

If the government "repeatedly concludes that it has not been defrauded," could fraud have nonetheless occurred? The Fifth Circuit grappled with this


White Collar Roundup - October 2017
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • October 9 2017

In a Statement on Cybersecurity, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Jay Clayton described the SEC's involvement with and approach to


Trinity: Divine Fifth Circuit Ruling Gives FCA Defendants Reason for Praise
  • Covington & Burling LLP
  • USA
  • October 5 2017

Last year, the Supreme Court's watershed Escobar ruling altered the landscape of False Claims Act litigation when it declared that the FCA's


Significant FCA Decision Affirms the Importance of Materiality
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • October 5 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit recently issued a well-reasoned decision that takes the rare step of overruling a jury finding of