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The Shared Economy
Before discussing how and whether the shared economy should be regulated and litigation involving the shared economy, it is important to first define what we mean by the "shared economy".
United States
29 Aug 2017
Eleventh Circuit Doesn't Waffle On Enforceability Of Arbitration Agreement
The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeal found that an arbitration agreement entered into by a putative class representative and his eventual employer was enforceable even though the agreement...
United States
21 Aug 2017
No Pick-Off, No Problem: How A Pre-Certification Rule 68 Offer Survived (Twice)
A magistrate judge in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania denied plaintiff's motion to strike a Rule 68 offer of judgment served prior to class certification.
United States
4 Apr 2017
Adequacy Is Adequate: DC District Court Certifies Pacer Fee Class
The United States District Court for the District of Columbia certified a class of all individuals and entities who paid fees to obtain court records though the PACER system.
United States
28 Feb 2017
District Courts Find Impermissible "Fail-Safe" Class Definitions But Deny Motions To Strike Class Allegations
Two recent decisions from Illinois involving the TCPA provided valuable insight as how this court will respond to motions to strike class allegations that include impermissible "fail-safe" class definitions.
United States
30 Sep 2016
Seventh Circuit Strikes Again – Rejects Settlement In Shareholder Deal Litigation
The Seventh Circuit rejected the proposed settlement of a Walgreens' shareholder strike suit in which the class obtained "worthless" supplemental disclosures but class counsel received generous fees.
United States
6 Sep 2016
"Placeholder" Motions To Certify Are Unnecessary After Campbell-Ewald According To South Carolina District Court
The South Carolina District Court ruled that a class action plaintiff need not file a "placeholder" motion to certify to avoid a defendant's attempt to "pick-off" the plaintiff and moot the class.
United States
17 Aug 2016
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