Earlier this year, the U.S. Supreme Court invalidated the arbitration agreements that an interstate trucking company had with its independent contractor drivers. That case arose in the context of a class action wage and hour lawsuit brought by a group of independent contractor interstate truck drivers alleging that they were not properly paid. The company...… Continue Reading
Katherine Hopkins was recently elected to serve a one year term as the Treasurer for the Dallas-Fort Worth Association of Young Bankruptcy Lawyers, commencing January 2016 to December 2016. The DFW Association of Young Bankruptcy Lawyers (DAYBL) encourages education, mentoring, communication and networking opportunities for and with young bankruptcy attorneys and related professionals in the DFW area through involvement with the bankruptcy bench, other members of the bankruptcy and restructuring community, and Texas law schools.