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HTMLHealthcare Home Monitoring Company Avoids FCRA Liability Over Stolen Laptop
Michael J. Zbiegien; Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 25, 2015, previously published on December 1, 2014
Theft or accidental loss of a laptop, thumb drive or other device is “[t]he single most common way that protected health information is compromised.” And while violating the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act’s Privacy and Security Rules can result in...

 

HTMLUber and Lyft Face Class Action Suit in Memphis
Michael C. McLaren; Butler Snow LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 24, 2015, previously published on March 9, 2015
The City of Memphis is the site of the latest legal challenge to the peer-to-peer ride sharing services offered by Uber and Lyft. On March 4th, a federal class action lawsuit was filed against Uber and Lyft on behalf of all individuals and businesses engaged in “for hire” transportation...

 

HTMLXarelto Class-Action Lawsuit Filed in Canada
Waters Kraus LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 23, 2015, previously published on March 4, 2015
A Canadian woman who nearly suffered a heart attack in 2012 as a result of internal bleeding that she developed while taking Xarelto has filed a class-action lawsuit in Calgary against Bayer Inc. A similar class-action will reportedly soon be filed in Ontario.

 

HTMLNow You See It, Now You Don't: NLRB Holds Mandatory Class-Action Waivers in Employment Arbitration Agreements Violate the NLRA
Christina C. Tillman; McCormick, Barstow, Sheppard, Wayte & Carruth LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 23, 2015
If it is done correctly, an employer can require an employee to agree to waive his/her right to a jury trial and submit all employment-related disputes to binding arbitration as a condition of employment. But can an arbitration clause also waive the employees’ right to bring or participate in...

 

HTMLCourt of Chancery Addresses Application of Fee-Shifting Bylaw
Peter B. Ladig; Morris James LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 23, 2015, previously published on March 17, 2015
The Rites of Spring are upon us: budding flowers, warmer temperatures, and a Delaware court issuing an important decision just before the annual Tulane Corporate Law Institute begins. This year the honor of issuing that decision fell to Chancellor Bouchard who issued his opinion in Strougo v....

 

HTMLSignificant data breach class action ruling
James J. Giszczak, Dominic A. Paluzzi; McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on January 30, 2015
In the first data breach class action of its kind in Michigan, the Court of Appeals has held that a plaintiff must show that the defendant intended to publicly disclose private facts in order for a claim of invasion of privacy to prove successful. In Jane Doe v Henry Ford Health System, Nos....

 

HTMLAscertainability Saps Plaintiffs’ Energy in Dietary Supplement Class Action
Paul Seeley; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on March 4, 2015
In the recent decision Mirabella v. Vital Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Case No. 12-62086-CIV-ZLOCH (S.D. Fl. Feb. 27, 2015) the plaintiffs attempted, but failed, to certify a nationwide class of all purchasers of an energy drink that allegedly caused harmful side-effects. The plaintiffs brought claims...

 

HTMLSCC Monitor (25/02/2015)
Robert Glasgow, Katie Szilagyi; McCarthy Tetrault LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on February 26, 2015
Since our last update, the Supreme Court of Canada denied leave to appeal in nine cases, heard one of the most highly anticipated appeals of the year, and released a judgment that impacts lawyers across the country.

 

HTMLCourt Finds that Class Action Plaintiffs’ False Advertising Claims are Stripped Bayer Based on Federal Preemption
Paul Seeley; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on March 17, 2015
In the recent case of Gallagher v. Bayer AG, Case No. 14-cv-04601-WHO (N.D. Cal. March 10, 2015), the plaintiffs asserted that the defendants Bayer AG and related entities (collectively, “Bayer”) engaged in false advertising under California, New York, and Florida law. The products in...

 

HTMLThe Second Circuit Holds That Comcast Does Not Require Automatic Denial of Rule 23(b)(3) Class Certification in Cases Presenting Individualized Damages Issues
John M. Landry; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on February 26, 2015
In Roach v. T.L. Cannon Corp., No. 13-3070-cv, 2015 WL 528125 (2d Cir. Feb. 10, 2015), the Second Circuit Court of Appeals held that Comcast Corp. v. Behrend, 133 S. Ct. 1426 (2013), does not require district courts to first find that damages are capable of classwide measurement before certifying...

 


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