Pa. Justices To Hear Dispute Over Union Subcontracting

Law360, Philadelphia (March 07, 2014, 5:43 PM ET) -- The Pennsylvania Supreme Court said Wednesday it would hear an appeal of a decision that found the state's labor relations board had ruled correctly when it concluded Luzerne County had not violated state law after an agency underneath it subcontracted work typically handled by a union.

The court agreed to the petition of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, District Council 87, which took issue with a 2010 move by the Luzerne/Schuylkill Workforce Investment Board. The union argued that the WIB was controlled...
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