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Against the Evidence: How the FTC Cast Aside the Input of Experts at Its Own Non-Compete Workshop

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has proposed a paradigm-breaking rule that would ban essentially all non-compete agreements. If enacted, this rule would purport to override tens of millions of contracts in every sector of the economy. It is vital to understand how the Commission reached this point, as this history illuminates the... More

Will U.S. Supreme Court Place an Undue Hardship on Employers When It Decides Groff v. DeJoy?

The U.S. Supreme Court is set to consider whether its own definition of “undue hardship” with respect to religious accommodation requests, which employers have relied upon for more than 45 years, remains valid when it hears oral argument in Groff v. DeJoy, No. 22-174. The Court will also consider whether an accommodation... More

Illinois Supreme Court Eliminates Possibility of One-Year Statute of Limitations for BIPA Claims

The Illinois Supreme Court has ruled out the possibility of a one-year statute of limitations for claims under the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA). Tims v. Blackhorse Carriers, Inc., No. 127801 (Feb. 2, 2023). In answer to the certified question of whether the limitations period under section 13-201 of the... More

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Peter J. Woo Named Board Chairperson and President of Asian American Insurance Network

IRVINE, CA (February 2, 2023) Nationwide employment law firm Jackson Lewis P.C. is pleased to announce Peter J. Woo has been appointed as Board Chairperson and President of the Asian American Insurance Network (AAIN). In this role, Peter will help further the organization’s mission which is dedicated to the... More

Nita Parikh Selected to Los Angeles Business Journal’s Leaders of Influence: Minority Attorneys List

LOS ANGELES, CA (January 26, 2023) Nationwide employment law firm Jackson Lewis P.C. is pleased to announce Principal Nita Parikh has been featured in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2023 Leaders of Influence: Minority Attorneys list. This award honors minority attorneys considered to be particularly impactful on... More

Jonathan O. Harris Joins Jackson Lewis in Nashville

NASHVILLE, TN (January 10, 2023) Nationwide employment law firm Jackson Lewis P.C. is pleased to announce Jonathan O. Harris has joined the firm’s Nashville office as a principal. Jon joins the firm from Ogletree Deakins and has nearly 20 years of experience in labor and employment law matters. “Jon’s substantial... More