NLRA Bars Idaho Right-To-Work Law Extensions, 9th Circ. Told

Law360, New York (November 27, 2012, 5:36 PM EST) -- Associations representing Idaho's local construction unions on Monday urged the Ninth Circuit to uphold a trial court decision striking down two statutes aimed at expanding the state's right-to-work law for public works projects, saying they were preempted by federal labor law.

Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden is appealing U.S. District Judge B. Lynn Winmill's decision to grant summary judgment to the Idaho Building and Construction Trades Council AFL-CIO in its challenge to the Open Access to Work Act and the Fairness in Contracting Act, but the...
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