We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Employment Litigation Trends: Energy

Law360 (February 14, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- With almost 20,000 employees in the U.S., American Electric Power Co. Inc. was involved in more employment suits in federal district courts in 2006 than any other energy company, our survey of the 65 biggest oil and gas companies and utilities in the S&P 500 shows.

A majority of the employment suits filed against AEP were related to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, but the company also faced a few discrimination cases. This trend flies in the face of the recent growth in wage and...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.