High Court To Hear Granite Rock Case Against Union

Law360, New York (June 29, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court will hear Granite Rock Co.'s challenge to a ruling the company called a "blueprint for industrial chaos," in a case where Granite Rock accused the International Brotherhood of Teamsters of interfering with a labor contract between the company and a Teamsters local by causing a strike.

The high court granted building material producer Granite Rock's petition for a writ of certiorari on Monday.

Granite Rock raised two questions in its petition: first, whether a federal court has jurisdiction to determine whether or...
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