SCOTUS Sides With Employers, But Risk Remains
“Should employees and employers be allowed to agree that any disputes between them will be resolved through one-on-one arbitration?” asked Justice Neil Gorsuch, “Or should employees always be permitted to bring their claims in class or collective actions, no matter what they agreed with their employers?” Employees will be held to what they agreed with […]
Contractors May Not Be So “Independent”
Employers of all sizes rely on independent contract labor to keep expenses low, productivity high, and provide flexibility to meet their clients’ needs. Estimates are that individuals operating as independent entities, freelancers, or on-demand employees currently make up more than one-third of the US workforce¹. But a recent landmark California Supreme Court decision, Dynamex Operations […]
Congratulations to O’Hagan Meyer’s 2018 Super Lawyers!
We are proud to announce our Super Lawyers have been recognized in California, Illinois, Pennsylvania and Virginia.
O’Hagan Meyer Announces Opening of Los Angeles and Boston Offices
O’Hagan Meyer Announces the Opening of its Los Angeles and Boston Offices. A litigation and employment firm with proven results and a focus on exceptional client service.
O’Hagan Meyer Lands LeClairRyan’s Government Contracts Team
O’Hagan Meyer is pleased to announce that LeClairRyan’s Government Contracts practice has joined the firm. The core attorneys, Tom Coulter and Nicole Brakstad, will continue to service clients in all aspects of Government Contracts, both state and federal, from the same three primary office locations as at their former firm: Richmond, VA; Alexandria, VA; and Washington, D.C.
O’Hagan Meyer Announces the Opening of its Los Angeles Office
O’Hagan Meyer is pleased to announce the opening of our Los Angeles office and welcomes Clint Robison, Vickie Grasu, Angeli Aragon and Brian Inamine. All four of our new partners are seasoned employment litigators with vast experience in Labor & Employment matters.
Charlie Meyer elected to Virginia Chamber of Commerce
Virginia’s Chamber of Commerce elected 17 new board members this year and our very own, Charlie Meyer, was elected First Vice Chair.
Richmond Office Welcomes Jessica M. Flage and Charles Y. Sipe
O’Hagan Meyer, a firm with roots in Chicago that rebranded and expanded in Richmond in 2016, has increased its headcount downtown by luring over Charles Sipe and Jessica Flage from Goodman Allen Donnelly in Innsbrook. The two new partners started Monday.
PLAN Celebrates 10 Years with Leadership Seminar at West Point…Hooah!
PLAN celebrates its 10 year anniversary! Our firm played a key role in the creation and development of PLAN. Kevin O’Hagan founded the Professional Liability Attorney Network (PLAN) in 2007 to provide a platform for corporate defense attorneys and their clients to connect and share resources all over the country.
Illinois Employers a Recent Target for Class Actions under the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act
If you are an employer that uses biometric data, including eye scans, fingerprint, voiceprint, or scan of hand or face geometry, you may need to update your policies and procedures to comply with the Biometric Information Privacy Act, 740 ILCS 14/1, et. seq. (“BIPA Illinois”). While other states like Washington and Texas have followed, Illinois […]