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Ballard Spahr LLP: 11th Circuit Agrees Employees Can Waive FLSA Collective Action Rights
Posted on 1 Apr 2014 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Steven W. Suflas, Donna D. Page, and Mark J. Levin The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has become the fifth appellate court to hand down a victory for employers in the fight over enforceability of class action waivers. The court ruled... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: 2nd Circuit Says Online Agreement Did Not Bind Plaintiffs To Subsequent Arbitration Provision
Posted on 2 Nov 2012 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Alan S. Kaplinsky and Mark J. Levin Although much attention has been paid in the past few years to the enforceability of class action waivers in consumer arbitration agreements, a recent federal appeals court opinion is a stark reminder that there... Read More