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New York State Legislature Passes Major Amendments To Anti-Discrimination And Anti-Harassment Laws
Seyfarth Synopsis: The New York State Legislature has passed, and Governor Andrew M. Cuomo is expected to sign, a bill amending the state's anti-discrimination and anti-harassment laws
United States
8 Jul 2019
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A Bright Day For Employers: The Supreme Court Decides In Lamps Plus That Courts Cannot Order Class Arbitration Without An Express Agreement
Seyfarth Synopsis: Today the Supreme Court issued a 5-4 decision in the Lamps Plus, Inc. v. Varela class action arbitration case.
United States
10 May 2019
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Newly Adopted "Freelance Isn't Free" Rules Rife With Preemption Issues Under FAA
Regulatory rules issued in connection with New York City's Freelance Isn't Free Act seek to prohibit arbitration of claims under the Act and class action waivers in contracts covered by the law.
United States
24 Jul 2017
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DOL's New Companionship Exemption To Take Effect On October 13
As we previously reported, this past August, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the Department of Labor's Final Rule imposing sweeping changes to the former companionship exemption under the Fair Labor Standards Act.
United States
14 Oct 2015
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Second Circuit Creates Split Regarding Definition Of Whistleblower Under Dodd-Frank's Anti-Retaliation Provisions
As we have discussed in our earlier posts, whistleblower status under Dodd-Frank's anti-retaliation provisions is a hotly contested issue, with courts around the country sharply divided.
United States
18 Sep 2015
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Home Health Care Agencies Feeling Sick After Friday's Circuit Court Ruling
The newly upheld revisions will significantly reduce the number of individuals covered by the exemption, bringing many new employees within the FLSA's minimum wage and overtime protections.
United States
26 Aug 2015
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Change To FLSA Companionship Exemption Extends Minimum Wage And Overtime Protections To Home Health Care Aides
After almost fourteen months of legal challenges, the U.S. Department of Labor has emerged victorious in its attempt to modify the FLSA's companionship exemption.
United States
26 Aug 2015
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