Sean Kirby

Sean Kirby

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

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Second Circuit Holds That The Fair Labor Standards Act Does Not Bar The Enforcement of Class Action Waivers

Over the past week, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit (“Second Circuit”) has issued two decisions in which it affirmatively held that: (i) a plaintiff cannot use the “effective vindication doctrine” to...more

8/15/2013 - American Express American Express v Italian Colors Restaurant Arbitration Arbitration Agreements Citigroup Class Action Class Action Arbitration Waivers Ernst & Young FLSA SCOTUS Vindication of Statutory Rights Doctrine

Second Circuit Upholds Enforceability of Arbitration Agreements that Bar Title VII Class Actions, Finding that there is no...

On March 21, 2013, the Second Circuit issued its opinion in Parisi v. Goldman Sachs & Co., Case No. 11-5229, reversing a decision from the Southern District of New York, and holding that arbitration agreements which preclude...more

3/25/2013 - Arbitration Agreements Class Action Discrimination Federal Arbitration Act Goldman Sachs Pattern or Practice Sex Discrimination Title VII

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