Ex-Spy Defender, Lewinsky Lawyer Tapped to Advise on Gov’t Phone Records

Former Orrick litigator Preston Burton will serve as a friend to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court as it weighs a government request to hold onto secretly collected telephone data.

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Ex-Spy Defender, Lewinsky Lawyer Tapped to Advise on Gov’t Phone Records

Ninth Circuit Upholds California’s Ban on PAGA Waivers

The Federal Arbitration Act doesn’t preempt state carve-out for PAGA claims, the appeals court ruled 2-1.

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Ninth Circuit Upholds California’s Ban on PAGA Waivers

Gilstrap Dismisses 168 Patent Cases, Considers Attorney Fees

The nation’s busiest patent judge recently eliminated nearly 10 percent of his docket by ruling that a serial plaintiff’s claims were not eligible for a patent. He will now consider whether the litigation amounts to an "exceptional case," which allows parties to receive attorney fees for defending baseless claims.

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Gilstrap Dismisses 168 Patent Cases, Considers Attorney Fees

Dewey & LeBoeuf Jury Wavers as Deliberations Stretch On

Jurors showed signs Monday that they were straining to understand their obligations, much less to reach a consensus regarding the guilt of Dewey & LeBoeuf’s former leaders.

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Dewey & LeBoeuf Jury Wavers as Deliberations Stretch On

Suit Over Classification of Macy’s Drivers Settles for $2.8M

A federal judge in Newark has approved a $2.8 million settlement of a suit claiming that Macy’s and HomeDeliveryLink Inc. wrongly designated drivers who deliver furniture to customers from the retailer’s Edison warehouse as independent contractors.

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Suit Over Classification of Macy’s Drivers Settles for $2.8M

FTC Suit vs. Bayer Over Probiotic Claims Rejected

Federal regulators have failed in their bid to punish Bayer Corp. for what they called overinflated claims about a probiotic supplement.

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FTC Suit vs. Bayer Over Probiotic Claims Rejected