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Fifth Circuit Weighs in on Motor Carrier Act Overtime Exemption and Small Vehicle Exception
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • May 17 2018

It is commonly understood that employees bear the burden of proving that they are covered by the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), and, to avoid


May's Notable Cases and Events in E-Discovery
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2018

This Sidley Update addresses the following recent developments and court decisions involving e-discovery issues: a U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth


Why Judgments Get Reversed on Appeal
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2018

4 KEY TAKEAWAYS: After reviewing official court statistics, 178 Texas court-of-appeals decisions, and 132 Fifth Circuit decisions from 2017 to


Fifth Circuit Announces New Test to Determine if Certain Contracts for Services on Navigable Waters Are Maritime
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2018

In an important new en banc opinion, the Fifth Circuit has abandoned its historic criteria for determining whether a contract relating to servicing


Ninth Circuit Holds That Evidence Supporting Class Certification Need Not Be Admissible
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2018

In Sali v. Corona Regional Medical Center, No. 15-5640, 2018 U.S. App. LEXIS 11497 (9th Cir. May 3, 2018), a three judge panel of the U.S. Court of


Recent Developments Toward A Fiduciary Standard For Brokers
  • Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2018

Much has happened since we last reported on the Department of Labor’s Fiduciary Rule. The compliance deadline was extended 18 months to July 1, 2019


DOL Issues Field Assistance Bulletin in Response to the Fifth Circuit's Rejection of the DOL Fiduciary Rule
  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Bryan Cave)
  • USA
  • May 9 2018

On March 15, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit struck down the Department of Labor’s (DOL) fiduciary duty rule in a 2-1


Ding Dong - The Amended Fiduciary Rule Is (Almost) Dead
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • May 9 2018

Furthermore, on May 7, 2018, in Field Assistance Bulletin 2018-02, the Department of Labor referred to the mandate in a manner that may indicate that


DOL Issues Temporary Enforcement Policy for Fiduciary Advice Rule
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2018

On May 7, 2018, the Department of Labor (the “DOL”) issued a temporary non-enforcement policy regarding its investment advice fiduciary regulation


New DOL FAB Further Delays Enforcement of Fiduciary Rule, But Does Not Undo The Rule In Its Entirety
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2018

On May 7, 2018, the DOL issued a Field Assistance Bulletin (“FAB”) addressing the Department’s enforcement policy on the fiduciary rule that was