The Biggest Employment Decisions Of 2018: Midyear Report

Law360 (July 5, 2018, 9:21 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court's blockbuster decisions in Epic Systems and Janus, which cleared the way for businesses to use class action waivers in arbitration pacts with workers and stripped public-sector unions of the ability to collect “fair share” fees from workers, were among the highlights of 2018 for employment law observers.

Here, Law360 looks at four seminal court decisions in the first half.

Epic Systems v. Lewis

In the first of two monumental employment law decisions that the Supreme Court handed down near the end of its term, the justices on May 21 ruled by a 5-4 vote that employers aren’t...

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