GCs Brace For Employment Wars With Rise Of Social Media

Law360 (Link to Full Article) Changes in federal law and the growth of social media will lead employment litigation to be one of just four areas projected to grow in 2014, but client budgets might not be able to keep up, according to a new survey of corporate counsel.

About 92 percent of companies will need employment litigation work over the next year thanks largely to issues from the Affordable Care Act and the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act, according to the BTI Litigation Outlook 2014 report published by BTI Consulting Group (Wellesley, Mass.).