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Unanimous Supreme Court Ruling On The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
Seyfarth Synopsis: In a 9-0 Supreme Court ruling last week, the Court spoke to issues concerning the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and non-judicial foreclosures.
United States
10 Apr 2019
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OSHA And Title VII On Workplace Violence In Healthcare And Social Assistance
Fifth Circuit rules on Title VII liability concerning workplace violence in a healthcare setting involving third parties.
United States
18 Feb 2019
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Management Alert: DOJ Files Motion To Dismiss Eleven False Claims Act Suits
Seyfarth Synopsis: The United States Department of Justice recently filed a seismic motion to dismiss in a series of healthcare fraud-related cases.
United States
3 Jan 2019
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Supreme Court To Reconsider ‘Auer' Deference
Seyfarth Synopsis: The U.S. Supreme Court agreed this week to reconsider a key precedent of administrative law that tells judges to defer to an agency's interpretation ...
United States
18 Dec 2018
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Chevron Deference Under Attack At State Level
On April 11, 2018, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey signed into law HB 2238, which amended the state's administrative procedure laws to remove "Chevron Deference," ...
United States
23 Apr 2018
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District Court Upholds OSHA's Refusal To Permit Compliance Officer's Testimony In Personal Injury Case
n a personal injury action (associated with an accident that resulted in an OSHA inspection), a trucking company sought to compel the deposition testimony of two OSHA compliance officers because the accident was the genesis of the tort litigation.
United States
21 Feb 2018
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States, NRDC, And NWF Sue EPA And Corps On Applicability Date Final Rule
Continuing the fight over the Obama-era WOTUS Rule, the Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc., the National Wildlife Federation, and a host of states, including New York and California have brought lawsuits...
United States
14 Feb 2018
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DOJ To No Longer Allow Settlements To Include Contributions To Third Parties, Thereby Threatening The Future Of SEPs
The U.S. Attorney General has directed the Department of Justice to no longer allow payments to third parties as part of resolving federal cases. For environmental cases, this prohibition could significantly limit, if not ban, the use of SEPs.
United States
4 Jul 2017
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Eleventh Circuit Finds Insurance Carrier Responsible In Georgia For Harm Caused By Intoxicated Employee
In a recent Eleventh Circuit opinion, the Court found that the insurance carrier was responsible, under Georgia law, for the harm caused by an intoxicated employee's vehicle usage.
United States
29 Mar 2017
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Federal Whistleblower Laws Collide With The Attorney-Client Privilege: The Bio-Rad Case Study
Federal whistleblower laws collide with the in-house attorney-client privilege.
United States
27 Feb 2017
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OSHA Again Delays Enforcement Date For New Workplace Injury And Illness Reporting Rule
After a lawsuit was filed against OSHA challenging its May 2016 retaliation and recordkeeping rule, OSHA again delays the rule's effective date.
United States
27 Oct 2016
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OSHA Delays Enforcement Date For New Workplace Injury And Illness Reporting Rule
After a lawsuit was filed against OSHA challenging its May 2016 retaliation and recordkeeping rule, OSHA announced a three month delay in the rule's effective date.
United States
20 Jul 2016
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Business Organizations Sue OSHA Over Workplace Injury And Illness Reporting Rule
Seyfarth Synopsis: A lawsuit has been filed against OSHA challenging its May 2016 retaliation and recordkeeping rule.
United States
18 Jul 2016
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Food Manufacturer Found Liable In Donning And Doffing Case
Even in the face of a collective bargaining agreement the State of Arkansas reconsiders whether employees should be compensated for time they spend putting on and taking off required protective gear.
United States
13 Jun 2016
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Supreme Court Sides With Property Owners: Jurisdictional Determination Is Reviewable
The Supreme Court decided that Army Corps' jurisdictional determinations are judicially reviewable. This decision leaves open the question of whether other types of administrative decisions are immediately judicially reviewable.
United States
9 Jun 2016
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8th Circuit Court Finds Class Action Inappropriate To Resolve Neighborhood Claims For Damages Arising From Environmental Contamination
The Eighth Circuit found that a class action could not be sustained in an environmental pollution case because "the class lacks the requisite commonality and cohesiveness to satisfy Rule 23."
United States
6 Jun 2016
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Circuit Court Says Superfund Request For Information Trigger's Insurer's Defense Obligation
The 9th Circuit confirmed that an EPAs request for information letter investigating a Superfund cleanup site is a "suit" triggering an insurer's duty to defend.
United States
20 May 2016
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OSHA – Injury To Intoxicated Employee Is Recordable
An alcohol induced accident involving an intoxicated employee can be an OSHA recordable incident.
United States
3 May 2016
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Is Increased Seismic Activity From The Disposal Of Fracking Fluid Actionable Under RCRA?
Seyfarth Partner Andrew H. Perellis is quoted in this Forbes Legal News article today, Sierra Club's Legal Theory In Frackquake Case Draws ‘Star Trek' Comparison (March 31, 2016).
United States
8 Apr 2016
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OSHA Publishes Evaluation Of Severe Injury Reporting Program
Beginning January 1, 2015, OSHA changed its injury reporting rules to require employees to report to OSHA certain severe injuries and employee hospitalization within 24 hours.
United States
4 Apr 2016
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