Tag: Supreme Court

Employee Lawsuits May Proceed Under PAGA

Employee Lawsuits Upheld Under Private Attorneys General Act

California and federal laws generally uphold arbitration waivers in employment agreements signed by an employees.  These arbitration agreements often prevent employee lawsuits should a dispute arise regarding wages or other workplace conditions. In Iskanian v. CLS Transportation Los[...]

Securities Class Actions

Securities Class Action Future to be Decided by Supreme Court

Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to take up the “fraud-on-the-market” theory underpinning most securities fraud class actions, the Wall Street Journal has examined whether these class actions are likely to become.  The case could reshape[...]