Litigation & Class Actions

Outten & Golden attorneys represent individuals and groups in litigation in federal and state courts. We have great success* in the many areas of employment law that we have litigated, including both individual and class actions. 

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Law360 Names Outten & Golden LLP "Employment Practice Group of the Year"

PRNewswire—Outten & Golden LLP

National law firm is the only honoree with a practice dedicated to representing employees exclusively.

Outten & Golden LLP, known and respected for its representation of employees, executives, and partners across the spectrum of workplace issues, has been named a 2018 "Practice Group of the Year" in employment law by Law360. This is the third consecutive year in which the firm has earned the honor.

"We are grateful to Law360 for again recognizing our tremendously talented attorneys and the successful outcomes we've secured for our valued clients," said Adam T. Klein, Outten & Golden's...

Transpo Worker Ruling A Rare Blow To Arbitration Pacts

Law360— Linda Chiem

The U.S. Supreme Court's Tuesday ruling that transportation workers, regardless of whether they're employees or independent contractors, are exempt from the Federal Arbitration Act chipped at the shield some employers have long relied on to insulate themselves from legal attacks, experts say.

The high court, which in recent years has blessed arbitration agreements in a series of decisions, handed workers a rare win with a unanimous 8-0 decision broadly interpreting the meaning of "contracts of employment" for the purposes of a Federal Arbitration Act exemption covering transportation workers....