With Joshua Akbar, Gayle Athanacio, Michael Barr, Charles Newman, Joel Siegel, Natalie Spears
On April 26, 2010, a sharply divided 6-5 en banc panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a lengthy opinion, accompanied by a scathing dissent, upholding a portion of the massive nationwide sex discrimination class in Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., __ F.3d __, 2010 WL 1644259 (9th Cir. April 26, 2010) (en banc).