Employment

Scope of OSHA General Duty Clause
Court: Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Review Commission
Status: Other
California Court of Appeals affirms class action decertification
Court: California Court of Appeals
Status: Victory
U.S. Chamber urges DOL's Board of Alien Labor Certification Appeals to review "notify and consider" requirements
Court: Board of Alien Labor Certification Appeals
Status: Other
Illinois appeals court considers Illinois employment agency's attempt to effectively ban the trucking industry's owner-operator business model
Court: Illinois Court of Appeals
Status: Defeat
U.S. Chamber urges Supreme Court to review decision that exacerbates longstanding disagreement on the breadth of EEOC's litigation authority under Title VII (U.S. Supreme Court)
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Status: Decided
Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court reverses prior decision invalidating class arbitration waiver in light of U.S. Supreme Court's American Express decision
Court: Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court
Status: Victory
Supreme Court holds Title VII retaliation claims must be proved according to traditional principles of but-for causation
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Victory
Supreme Court says employee is a "supervisor" only if empowered to take tangible employment actions against victim
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Victory
U.S. Chamber argues employers should retain right to select or promote the best qualified candidates
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat

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