In a 2-1 decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit (which does not include Connecticut) held on Tuesday that the NLRB erred in disallowing an employer’s mandatory arbitration agreement that waived the rights of employees to participate in class actions.
Preservation is an ancient, well-established common law doctrine. Armory v. Delamirie, 1 Strange 505, 93 Eng. Rep. 664 (K.B.1722) (chimney sweep boy and the missing diamond); Goodman v. Praxair Services, Inc. 632 F.Supp.2d 494, (D.Md. 2009) (Grimm, J.).
Daily News reporter Jenny DeHuff has a story about how the $50 million Dilworth Plaza renovation project has been delayed 10 months and that the City is paying the general contractor an additional $5 million because of the delay.
Should a soccer stadium be built at the Port of Miami? Soccer superstar David Beckham and his investment team have identified the southwest corner of the Port as a potential stadium site for a new Major League Soccer franchise.
The Dark Cloud Over Nordstrom’s Black Friday: California Law May Prohibit Retailers from Collecting Email Addresses at Checkout
This past weekend if you survived the towel aisle and other Black Friday dangers and made it to the register to purchase your items, it is possible you were asked to provide an email address so that your receipt could be emailed to you.
On November 26, 2013 the full semiannual regulatory agenda for federal agencies was published. This Regulatory Agenda provides a complete list of all regulatory actions that are under active consideration for promulgation, proposal, or review and covers regulatory actions for over 60 federal departments, agencies, and commissions.
AMEX has done the impossible – it has eclipsed CapitalOne as the laziest and/or stupidest financial services company in the US. How you might ask?
Mergers & Acquisitions in the Patent Space: Recent Trends Present Opportunities and Hurdles for Businesses
Rockstar Consortium is an entity jointly owned by some of the technology world’s giants (see below). At the end of October, Rockstar filed patent infringement lawsuits against some of the other giants of the industry: Samsung, Google, HTC, ZTE, ASUSTeK, Huawei, LG, and ZTE.
If there was an award for “political law issue of the year,” corporate political disclosure would be a front-runner.
The Dodd-Frank Act – signed by President Barack Obama more than three years ago, and since then advanced with a host of rules and regulations – has been widely viewed as a law that addresses systemic risk in the financial system and enhances the corporate responsibility of public companies to shareholders.