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This Week's Florida Appeals: Weeks Of November 19 - 30, 2018
This Week's Florida Appeals: Weeks Of November 19 - 30, 2018
United States
4 Dec 2018
United States
4 Oct 2018
If Your Employment Agreements Use This One Word, Your Patents' Ownership May Be In Jeopardy
Later, Advanced Video, Infochip's successor, filed a lawsuit claiming that HTC and others infringed the patent.
United States
24 Jan 2018
First Circuit Affirms Denial Of Motion To Compel Arbitration Of Non-Signatory Employee's Wage And Hour Claims
As a condition of plaintiff Ouadani's employment with defendant TF Final Mile LLC (f/k/a/ Dynamex Operations East, LLC (Dynamex)) as a delivery driver, Ouadani was required to associate...
United States
13 Dec 2017
New York Appellate Court Sides Against The Second Circuit And Holds Class Action Waivers Violate The NLRA
In holding that class waivers violated the NLRA, the court aligned itself with the Seventh and Ninth Federal Circuits and disagreed with the Second, Fifth, and Eighth Circuits.
United States
7 Aug 2017
First Circuit Finds FAA Applicability A Question For Court And Holds FAA Exemption Applicable To Independent-Contractor Relationship
The case presented two issues to the court: 1) whether a court must determine the applicability of the FAA to the case when asked to compel arbitration, where parties delegated questions of arbitrability...
United States
3 Jul 2017
Ninth Circuit Holds PAGA Claimants May Be Compelled To Arbitrate
Terminix appealed from a district court order denying its motion to compel arbitration of a former employee's representative claim under California's Private Attorneys General Act...
United States
4 Apr 2017
Ninth Circuit Reaffirms Iskanian Rule, Rejects Waiver Of Representative Action Under PAGA
Defendants appealed an order from a California federal district court that denied their motion to compel individual arbitration of a former employee's representative claim under California's Private Attorney General Act (PAGA).
United States
22 Mar 2017
SCOTUS To Determine Enforceability Of Class Action Waivers In Employment Contract Arbitration Clauses
Today the United States Supreme Court granted and consolidated three petitions for certiorari related to the validity of class action waiver clauses in employer/employee arbitration agreements.
United States
13 Jan 2017
Applying Kentucky Law, Sixth Circuit Finds Continued Employment Constitutes Assent To Arbitration Agreement
During the time Plaintiffs Aldrich and Nolan worked as recruiters for the University of Phoenix, they allegedly signed an electronic form acknowledging their understanding of updated terms...
United States
30 Nov 2016
Injunction Placing New Overtime Rule On Hold Affects Employers In Every Industry
Late yesterday, a federal judge in Texas issued a nationwide injunction blocking the Department of Labor's new overtime rule, which was to take effect December 1, 2016.
United States
25 Nov 2016
Court Confirms Award, Holds Arbitrator Did Not Err In Determining Vesting Status Of Former Executive's Shares
The case arose from an arbitration initiated under an employment agreement, after the chief operating officer of ACP Investment Group resigned.
United States
15 Nov 2016
Third Circuit Rejects Contractor's Challenge To Arbitral Jurisdiction Based On Failure To Comply With Agreement's Procedural Requirements
The Third Circuit affirmed a lower court's ruling against a contractor challenging an arbitrator's authority in ordering payment of delinquent contributions to employee benefit funds.
United States
4 Nov 2016
Second Circuit Panel Adheres To Circuit Precedent And Affirms Enforceability Of Employment Class Action Waivers
The Second Circuit issued a summary order affirming a decision by the Southern District of New York compelling arbitration pursuant to class-action and collective-action waivers...
United States
27 Sep 2016
Ninth Circuit Holds That Class Action Waiver In Employment Agreement Is Unenforceable, Adding To The Circuit Split On The Issue
As a condition of employment, E&Y's employees were required to sign agreements that contained a "concerted action" waiver requiring employees to pursue legal claims against E&Y exclusively through arbitration...
United States
13 Sep 2016
Fifth Circuit Follows D.R. Horton And Murphy Oil Precedent, Ruling That An Arbitration Agreement Prohibiting Employee Class Or Collective Actions Is Permissible
The Fifth Circuit refused to enforce an order of the NLRB that found an arbitration agreement was invalid because it waived an employee's right to maintain employment related class or collective actions.
United States
9 Sep 2016
Adding To Circuit Split, Divided Ninth Circuit Finds Concerted Action Waiver In Ernst & Young's Employment Agreement Unenforceable Under NLRA
Ernst & Young's ("E&Y") employment agreements contained "separate proceedings" and arbitration provisions, which together required that disputes be resolved individually through arbitration...
United States
9 Sep 2016
Ivanka Trump Intern Controversy Offers Key Reminders For Businesses
A recent blog post by one of Ivanka Trump's interns suggests the Presidential candidate's daughter uses unpaid interns to help run her website,
United States
9 Sep 2016
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