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Awaiting Answers On A Post-Bristol-Myers Class Question
Two years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its seminal personal jurisdiction ruling in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v. Superior Court of California.
United States
29 Aug 2019
UK Class Actions: Back Under The Spotlight
A recent Court of Appeal of England and Wales ruling has revived a ฃ14 billion class action filed on behalf of more than 46 million U.K. consumers against Mastercard. The decision
19 Jun 2019
Merricks v Mastercard: UK Class Actions Back Under The Spotlight
The English Courts have reignited the prospects of a ฃ14 billion class action against Mastercard.
27 May 2019
District Court Applies Lorenzo In Securities Class Action Alleging Fraudulent Scheme
In one of the first decisions to interpret and apply the U.S. Supreme Court's recent decision in Lorenzo v. Securities and Exchange Commission
United States
6 May 2019
Exploring The New California Consumer Privacy Act's Unusual Class Action Cure Provision
The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) takes effect on January 1, 2020, and applies to all companies that do business in the Golden State.
United States
6 May 2019
Securities Class Action Filings Show No Signs Of Abating
As anticipated, securities class action filings remained high in 2018, with more than 400 filings in federal court, and the number is expected to remain high in 2019.
United States
24 Jan 2019
2018-19 Supreme Court Update
Much of the attention on the U.S. Supreme Court in the 2018-19 term has concerned its composition or its handling of cases involving some of the signature initiatives ...
United States
23 Jan 2019
Significant Rulings Expected For Ongoing Mass Tort, Consumer Class Action Issues
In 2019, significant developments are expected on issues that have been percolating in the mass tort and class action litigation arena for several years.
23 Jan 2019
Antitrust Yearly Wrap-Up: Active On All Fronts
Matching expectations, 2018 was an active year filled with contentious merger reviews, increased civil/criminal enforcement actions, and pivotal policy shifts.
United States
14 Jan 2019
Delaware Court Of Chancery Invalidates Forum Selection Provisions Regulating Claims Under The Securities Act Of 1933
On December 19, 2018, the Delaware Court of Chancery held that forum selection provisions contained in the certificate of incorporation of Delaware corporations are invalid.
3 Jan 2019
The Supreme Court's Business Docket For The October 2018 Term
On September 26, 2018, Skadden hosted a webinar titled "US Supreme Court October 2018 Term."
United States
24 Oct 2018
The Class Action Chronicle – Midyear Update
This edition focuses on rulings issued between February 16, 2018, and June 15, 2018.
15 Oct 2018
Midterm Congressional Legislative Wrap-Up: Major Issues, Emerging Priorities
Even though Congress failed to enact meaningful antitrust reform this session, lawmakers in both parties proposed legislation that could significantly alter elements of current law and process
United States
10 Oct 2018
Privacy & Cybersecurity Update – September 2018
In this month's Privacy & Cybersecurity Update, we examine recent trends and court decisions, including a new law in Ohio that provides a safe harbor from tort-based data breach claims if the company adopts certain security measures before a breach occurs.
United States
4 Oct 2018
Inside The Courts – An Update From Skadden Securities Litigators
This quarter's issue includes summaries and associated court opinions of selected cases principally decided between May 2018 and August 2018.
United States
3 Oct 2018
Employment Flash – September 2018
This edition of the Employment Flash looks at the new Department of Labor directive regarding contractor compensation practices; recent NLRB developments, including a draft rule regarding joint employment; ...
1 Oct 2018
New Era Of Collective Actions In Europe?
Despite 20 years of robust legislative activity in the field of consumer protection and the 2013 European Commission recommendation on collective redress mechanisms.
27 Sep 2018
Supreme Court Review: Class Action Waivers, Whistleblower Protections
During the 2017-2018 term, the U.S. Supreme Court issued several rulings that will have far-reaching implications for employers.
United States
13 Aug 2018
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