The Fourth Circuit held that the Government is not required to obtain a warrant for cell tower data in United States v. Graham, 4th Cir., No. 12-4659, en banc (5/31/16).
Another round in the seemingly never-ending arbitration bout has been decided, and this one appears to go in favor of companies seeking to stave off class arbitration.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit ruled in favor of a corporate whistleblower in a May 20, 2016 decision.
On May 20, 2016, the Fourth Circuit affirmed the decision of the ARB, finding that a former employee of Deltek, Inc. (Company) was retaliated against in violation of Section 806 of SOX and entitled to four years’ worth of front pay.
In the second of two published opinions filed May 10, 2016, the Fourth District Court of Appeal affirmed the trial court’s judgment upholding the lead agency designation and EIR for a controversial project proposing to pump 50,000 acre-feet annually for a 50-year period from an aquifer underlying Cadiz, Inc.’s Mojave Desert property in San Bernardino County.