Plaintiffs win Ninth Circuit appeal of Anti-SLAPP motion against Trump University

By | 2015-01-06T13:50:14+00:00 November 27th, 2013|Anti-SLAPP, Consumer Class Actions, News, Trump University|

San Diego (November 27, 2013) – On April 17, 2013 the 9th Circuit issued an Order reversing the district court’s denial of an Anti-SLAPP motion to strike a defamation counterclaim filed by plaintiff Tarla Makaeff against Trump University, and today the 9th Circuit issued an Order denying Trump University’s motion for en banc review. In April [...]

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Zeldes Haeggquist & Eck, LLP Successfully Represent Client Through Appeal

By | 2015-01-06T13:49:56+00:00 November 13th, 2013|Employment Law, News, Wage & Hour|

Zeldes Haeggquist & Eck, LLP attorneys Alreen Haeggquist and Aaron Olsen  successfully defended a former employee through trial in a case brought by his former employer involving alleged misappropriation of trade secrets and breach of contract.  Ms. Haeggquist and Mr. Olsen not only helped obtain a verdict on behalf of their client, but persuaded the [...]

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Victory for LGBT Workers as U.S. Senate Passes Federal Ban on Workplace Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity

By | 2015-01-06T13:49:39+00:00 November 8th, 2013|Discrimination, Employment Law|

In a victory for LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender) workers, the U.S. Senate approved a bill on Thursday which would ban workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. The Employment Non-Discrimination Act (“ENDA”) would prohibit employers from firing, discriminating against, or refusing to hire employees or job applicants on the basis of [...]

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