Class Re-Action Podcast

de H. Scott Leviant

News and commentary about class actions and complex litigation

Episodios

Episode 32: Honey, does this $100 million Walmart judgment make me look fat?

por H. Scott Leviant

The Episode 32 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua. Show topics include Magadia v. Wal-Mart Associates, Inc. (9th Cir. May 28, 2021). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 31: Killer Robot Dogs

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The Episode 31 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua. Show topics include Donohue v. AMN Services, LLC (February 25, 2021). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 30: I thought the Lannisters were the greedy ones, not the Starks

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The Episode 30 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua. Show topics include Starks v. Vortex Industries (August 25, 2020). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 29: Does Sweden have ABBAtration agreements?

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The Episode 29 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua. Show topics include Garner v. Inter-State Oil Company (July 23, 2020) and Collie v. The Icee Company (July 20, 2020). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 28: I like my coffee like I like my collateral estoppel - extra bitter

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The Episode 28 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua. Show topics include Williams v. U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc. (June 9, 2020). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 027: We Did Not Xerox This Podcast

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The Episode 27 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua. Show topics include Oliver v. Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (June 24, 2020). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 26: This Podcast Went Viral

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The Episode 26 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua. Show topics include repercussions of coronavirus in the wage and hour practice area and podcasting audio.  NOTE:  No cases are discussed in this episode. This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 25: Kim Reins in the Membrane

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The Episode 25 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua.  Special Guest: Eric Kingsley. Show topics include Kim v. Reins International California, Inc. (March 12, 2020). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 24: Orange you glad I didn't say Naranjo?

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The Episode 24 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua. Show topics include Naranjo v. Spectrum Security Services, Inc. (mod. October 10, 2019). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 23: 30-minute meal periods are for closers

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The Episode 23 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua. Show topics include L'Chaim House, Inc. v. Div. of Labor Standards Enforcement (July 31, 2019). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 22: You can convert my tips, but don't convert my wages!

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The Episode 22 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua. Show topics include Voris v. Lampert (August 15, 2019). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 21: Twenty-five cent ice cream sure is Thrifty!

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The Episode 21 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua.  Show topics include Noel v. Thrifty Payless, Inc. (July 29, 2019). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 20: You say Stoetzl, and I say Stoetzl

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The Episode 20 hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua.  Show topics include Stoetzl v. Department of Human Resources (July 1, 2019). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 19: And The Crowd Goes Wild!

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The Episode 19 guest is David Carpenter. Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua.  Show topics include Troester v. Starbucks Corporation. This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 18: Don't Leave in an Epic Huff

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Episode 18 guests are Kevin Lilly and Eric Kingsley. Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua.  Show topics include Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis and Huff v. Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 17: ABC...It's Easy as 1, 2, 3

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Episode 17 guests are Gene Williams and Andrew Satenberg. Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua.  Show topics include Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court of Los Angeles (Charles Lee) and Serrano v. Aerotek. This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 16: Hey, I've Got a Funny Supreme Court Story

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Episode 16 guests are Dennis Moss and Zach Hutton. Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua.  Show topics include Alvarado v. Dart Container Corporation of California (March 5, 2018). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator. 

Episode 15: 20 Mule Team Borax to the Rescue

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Episode 15 guest is Dennis Moss. Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua of Moore & Leviant LLP.  Show topics include Gerard v. Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center (Feb. 10, 2015). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 14: Mediations on Mediation

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Episode 14 guests are Hon. Carl J. West (Ret.) of JAMS and Lynn Frank of Frank & Feder.  Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua of Moore & Leviant LLP.  Show topics include the impact of decisions issued in 2014 on mediation in the class action and complex litigation settings. This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 13: Flack from the Smack Attack at Joe's Crab Shack

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Episode 13 guest is Andrew Satenberg of Manatt.  Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua of Moore & Leviant LLP.  Show topics include discussion of Martinez v. Joe's Crab Shack Holdings (November 10, 2014). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 12: All the News That's Fit to Print

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Episode 12 guests are Ken Sulzer of Proskauer and Shawn Westrick of Kawahito Shraga & Westrick.  Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua of Moore & Leviant LLP.  Show topics include discussion of Ayala v. Antelope Valley, 59 Cal. 4th 522 (June 30, 2014) and Cochran v. Schwan’s Home Service, Inc. (Cal. App. August 12, 2014). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 11: Duran Duran's Greatest Hits

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Episode 11 guests are Kevin Lilly of Littler and Aashish Desai of the Desai Law Firm.  Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua of Moore & Leviant LLP.  Show topics include discussion of Duran v. U.S. Bank National Association, S200923 (May 29, 2014). This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 10: Let's all join the dark side

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Episode 10 guests are John Lattin of Fisher & Phillips LLP and Dennis Moss.  Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua of Moore & Leviant LLP.  Show topics include discussions of the oral argument in Iskanian v. CLS Transportation, denial of review in Williams v. Superior Court (Allstate Ins. Co.), 221 Cal. App. 4th 1353 (Dec. 6, 2013), and Carter v. City of Los Angeles, ___ Cal.App.4th ___ (Feb. 26, 2014; pub. ord. Mar. 13, 2014) . This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 9 - I thought there wouldn't be any math

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Episode 9 guests are Jennifer Zargarof of Sidley and Eric B. Kingsley of Kingsley & Kingsley.  Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua of Moore & Leviant LLP.  Show topics include discussions of Concepcion v. Amscan Holdings, Inc. (Feb. 18, 2014), Martinez v. Joe's Crab Shack Holdings (now held for Duran), and Williams v. Superior Court (Allstate Ins. Co.), 221 Cal. App. 4th 1353 (Dec. 6, 2013) (discussing Dukes).  This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 8: New and Improved Mediation - Now with Extra Therapy!

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Episode 8 guests are Hon. Peter D. Lichtman (Ret.) of JAMS, Mark Rudy of Rudy, Exelrod, Zieff & Lowe, LLP, and Jeffrey Krivis of First Mediation Corporation.  Hosts are H. Scott Leviant of Moore & Leviant LLP and Linh Hua.  Show topics include discussions of how major decisions from 2012 and 2013, such as Wal-Mart v. Dukes, Concepcion, Benton v. Telecom Network Specialists, Inc., and others are impacting mediations.  This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 7: The first rule of litigation club - don't talk about litigation club

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Episode 7 guests are Andrew Satenberg of Manatt and John T. Mullan of Rudy, Exelrod, Zieff & Lowe.  Hosts are H. Scott Leviant of Moore & Leviant LLP and Linh Hua of Spiro Law Corp.  Show topics include discussions of Benton v. Telecom Netowrk Specialists, Inc. (Oct. 16, 2013), Sonic Calabasas A, Inc. v. Moreno (Oct. 17, 2013), and Chavarria v. Ralphs (9th Cir. Oct. 28, 2013).  This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 6: Remove your cake and eat it too

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Episode 6 guests are Ken Sulzer of Proskauer and Eric B. Kingsley of Kingsley & Kingsley.  Hosts are H. Scott Leviant of Moore & Leviant LLP and Linh Hua of Spiro Law Corp.  Show topics include discussions of  Abdullah v. U. S. Security Associates, Inc. (9th Cir. September 27, 2013), Rodriguez v. AT&T Mobility Services LLC (9th Cir. Aug. 27, 2013), Rodriguez v. RWA Trucking (2nd App. Dist. Sept. 20, 22013) and Mave Enterprises v. The Travelers (2nd App. Dist. Sept. 26, 2013).  This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 5: You got your PAGA in my CAFA

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Episode 5 guests are Keith Jacoby of Littler and Josh Konecky of Schneider Wallace Cottrell Konecky LLP.  Hosts are H. Scott Leviant, of Moore & Leviant LLP and Linh Hua, of Spiro Law Corp.  Show topics include discussions of Urbino v. Orkin Servs. of California, Inc. (9th Cir. Aug. 13, 2013), Rodriguez v. AT&T Mobility Services LLC (9th Cir. Aug. 27, 2013) and object lessons of Ellis v. Toshiba America. This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 4: Paging Dr. Horton

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Episode 4 guests are Dennis Moss and Michael Pedhirney of Littler Mendelson P.C.  Hosts are H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua, of Spiro Moore LLP.  Show topics include impact of recent U.S. Supreme Court arbitration decisions on D.R. Horton, presently pending in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal.

Episode 3: You don't need no stinkin' rights!

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Episode 3 guest is Paul Bland, of Public Justice.  Show topics include recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions of Oxford Health Plans LLC v. Sutter (June 10, 2013) and American Express Co. v. Italian Colors Restaurant (June 20, 2013).  Co-hosted by H. Scott Leviant and Linh Hua.  This episode is published by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 2: Pizza killed my class

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Episode 2 Guests are:  Julie Trotter (Call & Jensen), Aashish Desai (Desai Law Firm), and Linh Hua (Spiro Moore). Show topics for Episode 2 include Amgen v. Connecticut Retirement Plans (U.S. Supreme Court Feb. 27, 2013), Wang v. Chinese Daily News, Inc. (9th Cir. Mar. 4, 2013), Dailey v. Sears, Roebuck (Mar. 20, 2013), and Compton v. Super. Ct. (Mar. 19, 2013).  Additional comments on court funding and United States v. Cotterman (9th Cir. 2013).  This MP3 audio file is presented by The Complex Litigator.

Episode 1: Hello World, We're Doomed!

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Episode 1 Guests are:  Tim Blood (Blood, Hurst & O'reardon), Michael Singer (Cohelan, Khoury & Singer), and Tom Kaufman (Sheppard Mullin).  Show topics for Episode 1 include: Significant decisions expected from the U.S. Supreme Court in 2013 and how Brinker may impact class certification in California.  This MP3 audio file is presented by The Complex Litigator.