The Litigation Daily http://www.litigationdaily.com The daily source for legal business news, analysis and intelligence from the editors and reporters at The AmLaw Litigation Daily. en-us Copyright 2015. ALM Media Properties, LLC. All rights reserved. http://www.alm.com/about/terms-use The Litigation Daily http://www.law.com/img/tal_12/amlawlit_rss_icon.gif http://www.litigationdaily.com Litigator of the Week: Neal Katyal of Hogan Lovells Katyal won an important victory for employers when the Second Circuit adopted a more employer-friendly test to determine when interns need to be paid. http://www.litigationdaily.com/id=1202731253594?rss=rss_tal_litdaily Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:18:59 EDT 1202731253594 United Can Be Sued by Employee Who Got Death Threats An African-American flight attendant for United Air Lines who received anonymous death threats on the job can proceed with her hostile work environment against the airlines, now that the Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has vacated a lower court ruling. http://www.litigationdaily.com/id=1202731249477?rss=rss_tal_litdaily Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:02:40 EDT 1202731249477 Cablevision Wins Delaware Ruling on Executive Pay Vice Chancellor John Noble implied he was troubled by some pay decisions at Cablevision, but deferred to the company's compensation committee. http://www.litigationdaily.com/id=1202731140535?rss=rss_tal_litdaily Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:03:55 EDT 1202731140535 Citibank Can't Dodge Long-Running Forex Fraud Suit More than a dozen years after Allfirst Bank discovered $691 million fraud by foreign exchange trader John Rusnak, Citibank NA faces a potential trial in Manhattan on claims that it aided Rusnak's scheme. http://www.litigationdaily.com/id=1202731119984?rss=rss_tal_litdaily Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:06:59 EDT 1202731119984 Foley Fends Off Patent Claims by Kickstarter Rival Lawyers at Foley & Lardner convinced a Manhattan federal judge that ArtistShare's crowd-funding patent covered an abstract idea, making it ineligible for protection under Section 101 of the Patent Act. http://www.litigationdaily.com/id=1202731041229?rss=rss_tal_litdaily Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:05:41 EDT 1202731041229 Risky Bet Pays Off for Plaintiffs in Apple e-Book Case An unusual settlement between Apple and private plaintiffs who challenged e-book prices looks like quite a good deal for the plaintiffs and their lawyers, now that the Second Circuit has upheld the DOJ's antitrust win against Apple. http://www.litigationdaily.com/id=1202730991671?rss=rss_tal_litdaily Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:15:54 EDT 1202730991671 Ex-Intern Wins $18M Verdict Against Financier Wey A Manhattan federal jury awarded Hanna Bouveng $18 million, including $16 million in punitive damages, in her sexual harassment and defamation lawsuit against Benjamin Wey. http://www.litigationdaily.com/id=1202730895944?rss=rss_tal_litdaily Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:40:51 EDT 1202730895944 JPMorgan Loses Round in Arbitration Dispute The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit rejected JPMorgan's attempts to force a group of financial advisers into individual arbitration. http://www.litigationdaily.com/id=1202730884610?rss=rss_tal_litdaily Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:42:31 EDT 1202730884610 KKR Taps Ex-SEC Lawyer at Debevoise for SEC Fees Case When KKR faced a groundbreaking investigation by the SEC into its allocation of expenses, it turned to someone who is familiar with the agency?s views on that topic. It hired Debevoise partner Robert Kaplan, the former co-chief of the SEC's asset management unit. http://www.litigationdaily.com/id=1202730873835?rss=rss_tal_litdaily Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:33:10 EDT 1202730873835