Recent Rulings

pregnant mother at workplace

Examining New Workplace Accommodation Laws on Pregnancy, Religion, and Disability

Employers need to ensure they are compliant with new workplace accommodation laws on pregnancy, religion, and disability.

gavel in courtroom

A New Tool for Restoring Sound Science in the Courtroom

For the business community — manufacturers, innovators, and the agriculture and energy sectors — the proper application of the scientific […]

supreme court and lady of justice

Defining Earnout Cases Under Delaware Law

Samantha Horn and Andrew S. Cunningham, in their article on the Stikeman Elliott website, suggest that an earnout can be […]

gavel and scales of justice, legal concept

Injunction Hearing Scheduled On Rithm Capital Acquisition of Sculptor

Reuters reports that a preliminary injunction hearing to block Rithm Capital’s $720 million bid for Sculptor Capital Management, a hedge […]

Google Antitrust Suit and the DOJ’s Warning about Third-Party Messaging Apps

Google Antitrust Suit and the DOJ’s Warning about Third-Party Messaging Apps

On March 3, 2023, the Department of Justice (DOJ) released a new policy announcing that when considering leniency for companies […]

dollar signs

Companies Must Revisit High-Earner Compensation After the Supreme Court’s Ruling in Helix Energy

Companies that pay high-earning workers a day rate without overtime must exercise caution following the Supreme Court’s February decision in […]

person being held by strings like a puppet

Questioning an Independent Director’s Independence

Historically, when courts reviewed the independence of a company’s outside directors they have focused upon the business relationships and economic […]

Fingerprint scan provides security access.

New BIPA Rulings in Illinois

The Illinois Supreme Court recently issued a decision in Cothron v. White Castle System, Inc. which could have significant implications […]


Upcoming Supreme Court Decisions Likely To Weaken Prosecutors

Two upcoming decisions will likely weaken some of the favored tools in a federal prosecutor’s toolbelt. In Ciminelli v. United […]

A lone silhouette sailboat on a calm blue sea.

The FTC Rule Banning Noncompete Agreements

A hot topic in antitrust today is the FTC’s proposed rule banning noncompete agreements as an unfair method of competition […]

Daily Updates

Sign up for our free daily newsletter for the latest news and business legal developments.

Scroll to Top