class action lawsuits
Supreme Court Rules Employers Can Require Class-Action Waivers
Justices split along ideological lines in a controversial ruling that some see as a blow to workers' rights.
Rising Lawsuits Could Hike Insurance Premiums
More than 8% of U.S. public companies were hit with a shareholder class-action suit in 2017, a nine-year high.
Can Companies Bar Workers from Filing Class-Action Claims?
The Supreme Court seeks to clarify whether workers can be compelled to sign agreements that prevent them from banding together to sue employers.
Exposure to Wage-and-Hour Class Actions Heightens
For plaintiffs' lawyers, it's growing easier to get wage-and-hour cases certified and to win settlements from employers.