Summary Judgment Motions in Wage and Hour Class and Collective Actions: Pre- and Post-Cert...
Disposing of or Limiting Claims, Improving Settlement Posture, Eliminating Class Members
September 2, 2020 • CLE • Live Webinar
This CLE webinar will guide employment defense litigators on strategically pursuing summary judgment motions in wage and hour class and collective actions. The panel will discuss considerations and best practices for drafting and leveraging summary judgment motions both pre- and post-certification t...
Statistical Evidence in Wage and Hour Class Actions Since Tyson Foods: Impact on Certifica...
Disputing or Leveraging Representative Sampling to Prove Classwide Liability and Damages
June 30, 2020 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will arm employment counsel with strategic approaches for disputing or leveraging the use of statistical evidence to establish classwide liability in wage and hour actions. The panel will discuss how the lower courts are applying Tyson Foods Inc. v. Bouaphakeo, review statistical sa...
Wage & Hour Collective and Class Actions: Asserting and Challenging Affirmative Defenses
Leveraging Good Faith, Doctrine of Avoidable Consequences, and Other Defenses
March 31, 2020 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will guide employment counsel on leveraging affirmative defenses in wage and hour cases. The panel will explain strategies for counsel for employers and employees when asserting or challenging affirmative defenses in Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and state class and collective act...
Tip Pooling and Other Wage and Hour Issues in the Hospitality Industry: New FLSA Amendment...
Overtime Pay, Worker Classification, DOL Audits, and More
October 30, 2019 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will discuss the new FLSA amendments affecting all tipped employees, along with best practices for FLSA and DOL compliance. Our expert panelists will guide practitioners through the latest updates in tip pooling and overtime pay regulations, and how to best counsel hospitality indus...
Defending Wage and Hour Class Actions: Defeating Certification and Winning Decertification
Leveraging Lessons From Dukes, Comcast, and Duran to Challenge Evidence on Liability and D...
September 4, 2019 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will help counsel for employers build on the momentum of Dukes and Comcast to successfully challenge the certification of wage and hour class actions, including strategies for demonstrating a lack of commonality and predominance among the putative class.
FLSA Collective Action Conditional Certification and Decertification Strategies
Evaluating Pursuit or Opposition of Certification or Decertification Motions, Navigating C...
June 19, 2019 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will provide employment counsel with guidance for pursuing or opposing conditional certification or decertification motions in collective actions brought under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The panel will discuss the standards courts are applying when ruling on conditional ce...
Discovery Strategies in Wage and Hour Class and Collective Actions Before and After Certif...
Strategically Limiting Discovery, Resolving Discovery Disputes
April 3, 2019 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will guide employment litigators for pursuing or objecting to discovery requests in wage and hour class and collective actions and for dealing with discovery disputes that arise throughout the litigation. The panel will discuss how courts interpret and apply the doctrine of proporti...
Wage and Hour Litigation: Effective Use of Expert Witnesses
Selecting an Appropriate Expert and Leveraging Expert Testimony During Class Certification...
October 11, 2018 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will provide guidance to wage and hour litigators for selecting, preparing and working with expert witnesses during class certification, motion hearings and trial.
Hybrid FLSA Collective Actions and State Wage and Hour Class Actions
Navigating Complexities of Opt-In Collective Actions and Rule 23 Opt-Out Class Actions
October 12, 2017 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE video webcast will examine the unique strategic issues hybrid wage/hour cases present for employment litigators and offer practical tips for navigating Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) collective actions and state wage and hour class claims simultaneously.
Wage and Hour Insurance Coverage: Mitigating Risk With EPL, D&O, and Emerging Specialty Wa...
Evaluating Insurance Options, Negotiating Coverage and Exclusions, Strategically Arguing f...
August 17, 2016 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will provide employment counsel with a review of the latest developments in insurance coverage for wage and hour claims. The panel will provide a practical briefing on coverage via employment practices liability (EPL), directors and officers (D&O), and specialty wage and hour insura...
Minimizing Wage and Hour Risks With an Evolving On Demand Workforce
Mitigating Claims Arising From the Use of "Gig Workers," Freelancers, Contractors and Inte...
November 24, 2015 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will equip employment counsel with the tools necessary to tackle increasing wage and hour liability risks companies face in the emerging "gig economy" with the rapidly growing use of "on demand" workers. The panel will evaluate the risks both traditional and app-based companies face...
Defending California Wage and Hour Litigation Amid New Legislation and Court Decisions
Navigating PAGA Claims, Joint Liability for Misclassification, and Wage and Hour Violation...
October 28, 2015 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for employers operating in California on navigating the challenges of wage and hour litigation in the employee-friendly state. The panel will discuss the difficulties posed by Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) claims and joint employer liability f...
Statistics in Employment Class Actions: Leveraging and Attacking Statistical Evidence at C...
Lessons From Recent Cases on the Use of Representative Sampling to Prove Classwide Liabili...
September 2, 2015 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will explore and provide guidance to litigators on the use of statistical analysis in employment class action litigation. The panel will discuss the growing use of statistical evidence in class certification proceedings and as evidence bearing on class-wide liability and damages. Th...
Defending Against Damages in Wage and Hour Litigation: Preventive and Trial Techniques
Strategies to Mitigate Liquidated Damages, Overtime and Back-Wage Calculations, and Attorn...
November 12, 2014 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will educate employment counsel on preventive and trial defense techniques that will mitigate damages in wage and hour lawsuits. Hear from experienced panelists as they discuss the utility of salary agreements and specific defense theories for various forms of damages.
Disputing or Leveraging Statistical Evidence in Complex Wage and Hour Litigation
Defense Techniques in Certification, Liability and Damages
August 27, 2014 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will provide employment counsel with strategic approaches to dispute and leverage statistical evidence in complex wage and hour litigation. Our panel will review statistical sampling techniques and offer defense best practices for all phases of trial.
Resolving Wage and Hour Cases Through Mediation and Negotiated Settlement
October 1, 2013 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel for resolving complex wage and hour claims through mediation or negotiated settlement. The panel will discuss how to evaluate when settlement discussions or mediation are appropriate, position a case for mediation or settlement discussions...
Meal and Rest Break Compliance After the Brinker Decision
Navigating Wage and Hour Implications for Employers
May 31, 2012 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will provide employment law counsel with a review of the Brinker Restaurant Corp. v. Superior Ct. decision, analyze the gray areas of the ruling, explain how the decision may impact future wage and hour litigation, and discuss compliance best practices for employers.
Wage And Hour E-Discovery: New Challenges and Solutions
Navigating the New E-Discovery Landscape After Zubulake
April 4, 2012 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel on cost-effective methods for identifying, preserving and producing electronic evidence in wage and hour lawsuits, focusing specifically on preservation and the use of predictive coding in the aftermath of Zubulake.
DOL’s Latest Wage and Hour Enforcement Priorities
Avoiding Compliance Pitfalls and Costly Litigation Through Comprehensive Self-Audits and C...
October 19, 2011 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will provide guidance for employment counsel for responding to the Department of Labor's increased wage and hour enforcement. The panel will discuss wage and hour practices currently targeted by the DOL, new DOL policy initiatives, and strategies for conducting self-audits and corre...
Innovative Wage and Hour Litigation Strategy: The Faragher-Ellerth Defense
Asserting and Challenging the Avoidable Consequences Affirmative Defense in FLSA and State...
August 4, 2011 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will provide guidance for employment counsel on the emerging use of the Faragher-Ellerth theory in wage and hour cases. The panel will explain strategies for counsel for employers and employees when asserting or challenging this innovative defense in FLSA and state class and collect...