By Hope Comisky (January 6, 2022, 1:55 PM EST) — Last year, employment-related cases against law firms continued to be pursued. In the few cases that were tried, employers prevailed. But, several individual cases against firms big and small were filed by attorneys and paralegals. Here is a summary of case updates and filings in 2021 and actions you can implement in 2022 to reduce your risk.
The Big Cases Against Big Firms
Most big cases — lawsuits with significant potential ramifications to the firms beyond just winning or losing the case — involved larger firms.
The case of William v. Morrison & Foerster LLP, originally filed in 2018 in the…