EEOC Year-End Countdown

Seyfarth In The News

Media Mentions 10/10/12
Christopher DeGroff Quoted in Compliance Week ” EEOC Enforcement Plan Signals Shift to Systemic Cases”

Media Mentions 10/5/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in Law360 “EEOC Lawsuit Filings Dip As Agency Focuses On Case Quality”

Media Mentions 9/6/2012
Gerald Maatman and Christopher DeGroff Quoted in SHRM “September: Rush Hour for EEOC Lawsuit Filings, Settlements”

Media Mentions  8/3/2012
Jon Meer Featured in Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal’s Annual Top Labor and Employment Attorneys List

Media Mentions  8/1/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in Human Resource Executive
“The Catch-22 of Criminal-Background Check Guidance”

Media Mentions 7/31/12
Christopher DeGroff Quoted in Treasury & Risk “Hiring Discrimination Crackdown Coming”

Media Mentions  7/30/2012
Christopher DeGroff Quoted in Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
“EEOC deadlines put labor and employment attorneys to work”

Media Mentions  6/21/2012
David Kadue Quoted in Financial Times
“Discrimination case rattles Silicon Valley”

Media Mentions  6/4/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in The Wall Street Journal’s MarketWatch
“A Little ‘Like’ Can Mean Big Trouble” 

Media Mentions  5/30/2012
Arthur Rooney Quoted in Law360
“7th Circ. Deals Blow To DOL Interpretations Of The FLSA”

Media Mentions  5/30/2012
Jon Meer Quoted in National Law Journal
“L.A. court offers first interpretation of labor law precedent

Media Mentions  5/25/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in Law360
“EEOC Says Ruling Validates Its Investigation Tactics”

Media Mentions  5/25/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in National Law Journal
“Writers’ case spurs fee fight”

Media Mentions  5/24/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in Risk & Insurance
“Discrimination and the New EEOC”

Media Mentions  5/4/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in Law360
“EEOC Must Disclose Credit Check Info In Kaplan Bias Suit”

Media Mentions  5/2/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in Advisen News
“Plaintiffs Bar ‘Reboots’ on EPL Suits” 

Media Mentions  5/1/2012
Gerald Maatman and Christopher DeGroff Quoted in Inside Counsel “EEOC’s discrimination crackdown poses challenges for employers”

Media Mentions  4/27/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in The Wall Street Journal MarketWatch
“Employers advised on considering arrest records”

Media Mentions  4/24/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in Law360
“EEOC Fights to Keep Method for Pursuing Large-Scale Cases”

Media Mentions  4/16/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in the Chicago Tribune
“Wal-Mart ruling that quashed many class actions helps bolster Merrill Lynch broker’s case”

Media Mentions  4/13/2012
Christopher DeGroff quoted in Detroit Free Press
“Bias cases hit record numbers at EEOC”

Media Mentions  4/4/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in Associated Press
“Case Against Trucking Company Backfires on EEOC”

Media Mentions  4/2/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in Thomson Reuters’ On the Case
“Supreme Court leaves the door open for classwide arbitration”

Media Mentions  3/21/2012
Christopher DeGroff Quoted in Human Resource Executive Online
“The EEOC’s ‘Worrisome’ Four-Year Plan”

Media Mentions  3/19/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in The Wall Street Journal
“Your Posts Can Be Used Against You”

Media Mentions  2/16/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in NPR’s Morning Edition
“Age Discrimination Suits Jump, But Wins Are Elusive”

Media Mentions  2/7/2012
Gerald Maatman and Christopher DeGroff Quoted in BNA Daily Labor Report
“Seyfarth Shaw Report Warns Employers of EEOC’s Continued Focus on Systemic Bias”

Media Mentions  1/31/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in MarketWatch
“Workplace lawsuits are on the rise”

Media Mentions  1/30/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in Business Insurance
“Will GPS monitoring decision impact employers?”

Media Mentions  1/26/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in The AmLaw Litigation Daily
“NLRB Ruling is Latest Setback for Employers Hoping to Compel Arbitration” 

Media Mentions  1/26/2012
Gerald Maatman Quoted in Bloomberg, Reuters, CNBC, American Lawyer, Yahoo!, The Wall Street Journal’s MarketWatch, SHRM, Chicago Tribune, Law360, Insurance Journal and more on Seyfarth’s 8th Annual Workplace Class Actions Litigation Report