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Haynes and Boone Wins Dismissal of All Claims Against The National Football League in Super Bowl Ticket Pricing Class Action

In a case that drew national attention when it was filed last year, a New Jersey federal judge has dismissed all claims brought against the National Football League in a class action brought over ticket pricing for Super Bowl XLVIII held last February at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.

The plaintiffs in Finkelman, et al. v. National Football League, et al. (Civil Action No.3:14¬cv¬00096 (D.N.J.)) asked the United States District Court in New Jersey to find that the league’s limited distribution of Super Bowl tickets caused Finkelman and other class members to overpay for Super Bowl seats on the secondary market. >>

Jason Habinsky in Law360: High Court To Weigh EEOC Presuit Conciliation Efforts

The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Tuesday about whether judges can review the EEOC's required presuit conciliation efforts, in a high­stakes lawsuit closely watched by employers who complain that the agency is too aggressive and worker advocates who say judicial review would undermine Title VII ...

Jason Habinsky in HR Magazine: HR Should Take the Lead on Cybersecurity

HR is the “natural choice to train other segments of the workforce” and should “team up with IT to provide joint training...” >>

Jason Habinsky in CNBC: Inside North Korea's Scrappy, Masterful Cyberstrategy

Sony Pictures Entertainment has canceled the Christmas Day release of "The Interview" amid threats of a widespread attack from hackers, who U.S. intelligence officials say were working for North Korea. >>