Tackling Class Actions Before They Start
Courts continue to make it easier for employers to adopt arbitration agreements and class action waivers.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
D.R. Horton to return mineral rights to Florida homeowners
D.R. Horton Inc is temporarily suspending its practice of reserving mineral rights beneath new homes it sells in Florida, according to a letter from the company to the office of the Florida Attorney General.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Class Action Waiver Is Enforceable Despite NLRA Concerted Activity Provisions
On December 3, 2013, in D.R. Horton, Inc. v. National Labor Relations Board , the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit found that class action waiver provisions contained in mandatory, pre-dispute arbitration agreements governed by the Federal Arbitration Act are enforceable, notwithstanding the right employees have to engage in concerted ... (more)
Sun Dec 08, 2013
New Home project kick-off
OnTuesday morning, builders, local officials and others will meet at Minton Road and Norfolk Parkway to break ground on one of Brevard County's largest new-home developments.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Fifth Circuit Hands Employers a Major Victory in D.R. Horton Decision
On Tuesday, a divided 5th Circuit panel held that an employer does not violate the National Labor Relations Act by requiring its employees sign an arbitration agreement prohibiting them from bringing class or collective employment claims in any forum.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Special News Alert: D.R. Horton, Inc.
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Thu Dec 05, 2013
Homebuilders In Head-On Collision With Affordability
The latest new home sales reports offers both hopeful optimism, and some much-deserved criticism.
Appeals Court Rejects NLRB Conclusion that Class-Action Waivers Violate Labor Law
In a Dec. 3, 2013, ruling, the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held that the National Labor Relations Board erred in finding that class-action waivers in arbitration agreements violate employees' statutorily protected right to engage in concerted action protesting the terms and conditions of their employment.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Federal Courts Strike another Blow to Women's Ability to Challenge Discrimination
D.R. Horton, Inc. v. National Labor Relations Board - a case decided this week by the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals - puts yet another roadblock in the path of employees who try to come together to enforce their rights.
Bruhl named head of Hawaii operations for D.R. Horton
Bob Bruhl is taking over Hawaii operations for home builder D.R. Horton - Schuler Division , while Mike Jones , the division's former president, has accepted a position to lead the company's Seattle office.
Lessons for employers from the D.R. Horton arbitration case
Companies can require employees to sign arbitration agreements waiving their rights to class action lawsuits over work grievances, according to a federal appeals court ruling Tuesday in a case involving Fort Worth-based homebuilder D.R. Horton .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Court gives business win over NLRB in arbitration agreement battle
A federal appeals court gave businesses a major victory in their efforts to require employees to sign arbitration agreements that prohibit costly class action lawsuits.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Homebuilders sink on HW 30
A majority of the housing and mortgage finance stocks followed by HousingWire ended Monday in the red, sending a weak signal to the housing market about the final month of the year.
Trend Analysis Report - D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI), the Southern...
EquityObserver.com covers the breadth of the markets, from stocks and bonds to ETFs, options, emerging markets, activities at the Fed and more .EquityObserver.com issues a special report on the following stocks: D.R. Horton, Inc. , The Southern Company , Walgreen Company , The Dow Chemical Company D.R. Horton, Inc. managed to keep its fall at ... (more)
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Market Movers - Endeavor IP Inc (OTCBB:ENIP), Westell Technologies...
Value Penny Stocks issues special report on Endeavor IP Inc , Westell Technologies Inc. , Novavax, Inc. , D.R. Horton, Inc. .
Tue Nov 26, 2013
HW 30 remains mostly unchanged after key housing reports
The HW 30 - HousingWire's exclusive index of mortgage finance and housing starts - remained mostly steady Tuesday, finishing down a mere 0.01% after the release of key housing data .
Homebuilders Rise on Housing Data; Stocks Waver As Consumer Confidence Falls
This morning saw the release of U.S. home pricing data , which was weak on a monthly basis but reflected the largest year-over-year gain since the start of the housing crisis.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Post and Courier
Real Estate Transactions for November 24, 2013
The transactions listed below include properties sold for $200,000 or more and recorded between Oct. 28–Nov. 1. The Ryland Group Inc. sold 3775 Tupelo Church Lane, Tupelo Plantation to Georgina R. Maldonado and Arthur R. Bennett for $279,000.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
KB Home: Profit From This Housing Stock In 2014
I've written a number of article over the past few months highlighting ways to profit from the housing market -- but the temperament has changed slightly recently.
5 reasons to avoid housing stocks in 2014
Housing stocks were one of the best-performing sectors of the overall market throughout 2012 and the first quarter of 2013 thanks to tailwinds thanks to low interest rates, low prices and a paucity of inventory.