Controllers Sue To End Stalemate On Jurisdiction

Law360, New York (March 26, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The union representing federal air traffic controllers filed suit on Friday against several government agencies, asking a court to confirm that the Federal Services Impasses Panel has jurisdiction over collective bargaining cases involving the Federal Aviation Administration.

This is the second time the National Air Traffic Controllers Association, which represents many of the FAA's employees, has asked the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to decide whether the FSIP, a subdivision of the Federal Labor Relations Authority, has the authority to decide impasses in...
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