Labor Arbitrator Botched Scheduling Dispute, Airline Says

By Tim Ryan (April 5, 2021, 9:00 PM EDT) -- An arbitrator read his own preferences into a labor contract between Allegiant Air and the Teamsters and allowed the union to dodge clear issues with the timing of its grievances over the airline's scheduling policy, the company has told a Nevada federal judge.

In a motion for summary judgment filed Friday, Allegiant Air LLC urged U.S. District Judge Andrew Gordon to set aside an arbitration panel's ruling requiring it to alter its policy for scheduling pilots. The airline argued that the decision the panel's chair penned allowed the Teamsters Airline Division to skirt strict deadlines in the grievance process in a...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Attached Documents

Related Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Subscribers Only

Case Number

Subscribers Only


Subscribers Only

Nature of Suit

Subscribers Only


Subscribers Only

Date Filed

Subscribers Only

Law Firms


Government Agencies

Judge Analytics

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!