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Split Supreme Court Upholds Panel's Federal Employers' Liability Act Causation Standards Ruling
Posted on 23 Jun 2011 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) A split U.S. Supreme Court on June 23 upheld the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals' determination that Rogers v. Missouri Pacific R. Co. (352 U.S. 500) relaxed the proximate cause requirement in Federal Employers'... Read More

Supreme Court Reverses Certification Of Women's Class Action Against Wal-Mart
Posted on 21 Jun 2011 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on June 20 reversed certification of a class of more than 1 million current and former female employees of the nation's largest retailer after finding that certification was not consistent with... Read More