Labor of Law: Age-Bias and Law Firm Mandatory Retirement | NALP Adds Arbitration Data | Orrick Sues DOL | Who Got the Work
Welcome to Labor of Law. A big new appeals court ruling confronts age-bias claims and law firm mandatory retirement. NALP is adding law firm arbitration data. Orrick, for Oracle America, heads to DOL court today in San Francisco. Plus: scroll down for Who Got the Work, and all the stories that caught our eye.
The gender diversity push on corporate boards by giant asset managers BlackRock and State Street Global Advisors, as well as by the New York City Comptroller Boardroom Accountability Project and states like California, will continue to be a major topic for general counsel and investors, lawyers say.