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Arbitration Agreements & Class Action Waivers. Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean You Should

Chances are that you've heard about the US Supreme Court's decision that employers are free to not only require employees to sign an agreement.. Read More

Supreme Court Warns Plaintiffs: Be Wary of Early Settlement Offers

In the early stages of defending class actions, one of the first questions is – why don't we just settle with the named plaintiff and end the claim.. Read More

Will the Fairness in Class Action Litigation Bill Survive?

On January 8, 2016, the United States House of Representatives passed H.R. 1927, the Fairness in Class Action Litigation and Furthering Asbestos.. Read More

Tyson Foods: U.S. Supreme Court Could Deal Another Blow to Class Action

The U.S. Supreme Court will rule on a number of class action cases this term. Its decision in Tyson Foods, Inc. v. Bouaphakeo could have major.. Read More

SCOTUS Provides Another Victory for Proponents of Arbitration, While the CFPB Plans to Impose Restrictions

On December 14, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court issued another pro-arbitration decision in DirectTV, Inc. v. Imburgia. DirecTV's customers had entered.. Read More

Is The Most Competitive League in Sports Harming Competition in the Pro-Football Marketplace?

According to a proposed class of similarly situated sports bars and consumers, the answer is yes. On Friday, October 16, a new lawsuit was filed in a.. Read More

How Many Peopel Can Sue Toby Keith's Bar and Grill?

The 2015 Major League Baseball All-Star Game festivities in and around Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati were a mix of success and failure... Read More

What's in your Wallet? Google Wallet Class Action Suit Flags Alert for Digital Payment Services

A few years ago, a wallet was pretty simple. You kept it in your back pocket or your purse, and it contained a driver's license, a few credit cards,.. Read More

Disney, DreamWorks and Other Hollywood Studios Named in Two Additional Antitrust Class Actions

Following a very successful year in the wake of Frozen and other blockbuster hits, multiple Hollywood Studios have been named in several antitrust.. Read More
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