USAPA Accused Of Bias On US Airways Seniority List

Law360, New York (October 30, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A group of US Airways Inc. pilots has launched a proposed class action against the U.S. Airline Pilots Association, accusing it of fraud and breach of contract for not using the pilots' start date at airlines that US Airways later acquired to determine their position on the seniority list.

The pilots, who joined US Airways from Empire Airlines and Eastern Airlines, claim the labor union is challenging an arbitrator's seniority list, which favored America West Airline pilots over US Airways pilots, while allowing a previous list...
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