Cablevision Seeks To Halt NLRB Case Over Quorum Fight

Law360, New York (May 31, 2013, 3:28 PM ET) -- Cablevision Systems Corp. on Thursday asked the D.C. Circuit to halt the National Labor Relations Board's prosecution of unfair labor practice cases against it, saying the NLRB lacks authority to act in light of court rulings invalidating the president's recess appointments to the board.

The company filed a petition for a writ of mandamus suspending two NLRB consolidated cases against it that stem from disputes with the the Communications Workers of America, as well as an emergency motion asking the court to stay the proceedings while...
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