Union Petitions High Court To Rule On Arbitrability

Law360, New York (November 19, 2010, 4:51 PM EST) -- A steelworkers union has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review an appeals court's decision to allow a court, rather than an arbitrator, to decide the arbitrability of grievances falling within the exclusions of an agreement the union made with AK Steel Corp.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit's decision in favor of AK Steel flies in the face of prior Supreme Court rulings, according to a petition by International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers AFL-CIO Local Lodge 1943 filed in the...
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