• 01.08.24

    HHS and CMS Take Action to Preserve Coverage for Eligible Children

    On December 18, 2023, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a suite of Medicaid unwinding-related guidance and enrollment data that includes a focus on ensuring eligible children maintain Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) coverage.

  • 01.04.24

    Advancing Health Equity: State Medicaid Actions to Ensure Access to Gender-Affirming Care

    In addition to the noted authors, thank you to Manatt Health’s contributors and thought leaders who supported the development of this brief, including Melinda Dutton, Marissa Korn, Cindy Mann, Carlos Martinez-Mejia and Julian Polaris.  

  • 01.03.24

    Ninth Circuit Denies En Banc Rehearing of Invalidation of Berkeley Natural Gas Ban

    Banning natural gas in new construction is a core tactic for authorities seeking to decarbonize the building sector.

  • 01.02.24

    FTC Regulation Tracker—December 2023

    The Federal Trade Commission (FTC or the Commission) had a busy December.

  • 12.22.23

    NLRB Delays New Joint Employer Rule

    Facing legal challenges, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has pushed out the effective date of its new joint employer rule.

  • 12.22.23

    First, Sixth Circuits Affirm Dismissal of ADA Claims

    Considering the termination of a high school teacher who underwent hip surgery and the refusal of a hospital to allow a nursing student’s service dog, the U.S. Court of Appeals, First and Sixth Circuits, both affirmed dismissal of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) cases.

  • 12.22.23

    Ninth Circuit to Hear AB 5 Challenge En Banc

    In the latest chapter of the saga of California’s Assembly Bill 5, the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals vacated a panel decision finding that the law violated the Equal Protection Clause and granted rehearing en banc.

  • 12.22.23

    New NY Laws for the New Year

    New York employers are facing several major changes in employment law, including a ban on nondisclosure clauses in settlement agreements of discrimination, retaliation or harassment claims, the addition of new categories of protected classes, and an extended statute of limitations for ...

  • 12.22.23

    California Appeals Court Tosses Pro Se PAGA Suit

    A pro se Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) plaintiff was engaged in the unauthorized practice of law, a California appellate court held in an unpublished decision, affirming dismissal of the action.

  • 12.21.23

    Post-Facebook v. Duguid Litigation Roundup

    A summary of some recent noteworthy district-level decisions applying and interpreting Facebook follows.



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