Spinoff Union Ordered To Return Files To SEIU

Law360, New York (July 29, 2009, 2:06 PM EDT) -- A judge has partially granted the Service Employees International Union's bid for a preliminary injunction against the National Union of Healthcare Workers and the individuals who left the SEIU's United Healthcare Workers branch to form the rival union, ordering the defendants to turn over files allegedly taken after the split.

Judge William Alsup of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of handed down the order Monday, ruling that while the plaintiffs had furnished evidence that a broad range of UHW property — including computers,...
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