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Columbia Export Terminal v. ILWU (9th Cir. 20-35037 6/28/21) RICO/Fraudulent Time Sheets/LMRA § 301 

By Arbitration, Federal Preemption, Labor Law, Labor Management Relations Act (LMRA), Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act, Unions

The panel affirmed the district court’s dismissal of an action brought by Columbia Export Terminal under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act against the International Longshore and Warehouse…

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Zoller v. GCA Advisors (9th Cir. 20-15595 4/14/21) Arbitration

By Arbitration, California Fair Employment and Housing Act, California Fair Pay Act, Civil Rights Act of 1871, Discrimination, Employment Law, Equal Pay Act, Wages & Overtime Law, Wrongful Termination

The panel reversed the district court denial of defendants’ motion to compel arbitration of statutory employment discrimination and civil rights claims, and remanded with the direction that all claims be…

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