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Supreme Court Issues Pro-Employer Ruling on Class Action Waiver Issue
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • May 21 2018

On May 21, 2018, the Supreme Court of the United States settled the contentious class action waiver issue that has riled courts for the past six years


Supreme Court Upholds Legality of Class Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements in the Employment Context
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2018

The controversy surrounding the validity of employment arbitration agreements with class action waivers has been simmering at least since 2012. Now


Supreme Court Approves Waiver of ClassCollective Actions In Arbitration Agreements. What Does it Mean for Employers?
  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
  • USA
  • May 21 2018

On May 21, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis, resolving an issue on which several Courts of


The Legality of Class Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements - SCOTUS Finally Speaks
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2018

The controversy surrounding the validity of employment arbitration agreements with class action waivers has been simmering since at least 2012. Now


US Supreme Court Affirms Employer Use Of Class Action Waivers In Arbitration Agreements
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • May 21 2018

Welcome news for employers: companies can require their workers go through arbitration to pursue any legal claims against their employers, rather than


Will the DOL put the kibosh on ESG investing?
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2018

It would be hard to miss the increased focus of investorsespecially institutional investorson environmental, social and governance issues. From


Whiplash: When a Court Finds That the Parties’ Claims Are Within the Scope of a Valid Arbitration Agreement, But It Will Not Compel Arbitration
  • Mintz Levin
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

Is there such a thing as an arbitration joke? Here is a test. Two plaintiffs walk into a court, claiming that each was wrongfully terminated by a bank


State of the Union Address Provides Hints of Trump Administration Priorities for U.S. Employers
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 6 2018

In his first State of the Union Address, President Trump made the case for his first year in office as one of extraordinary legislative and regulatory


The FAA and NLRA Go Head to Head in Epic Systems
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2018

The Supreme Court first approved the use of mandatory arbitration provisions in employment contracts in 1991 in Gilmer v. InterstateJohnson Lane Corp


No gun jumping in Ernst & Young merger case
  • CMS
  • Denmark, European Union
  • January 25 2018

In a ruling that threatens to impact the interpretation of "gun jumping" in EU merger agreements, Advocate General (AG) Nils Wahl of the EU Court of