Justices Urged Not To Revive United Airlines Union Fee Spat

Law360 (June 2, 2021, 8:10 PM EDT) -- A union representing United Airlines workers urged the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday not to review a Third Circuit ruling that said it can charge fees to nonmembers under the Railway Labor Act, saying the decision is firmly in line with precedent.

In its brief, the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers opposed a group of United Airlines workers' request for the high court to hear its challenge to the Third Circuit's September ruling that said it could collect so-called agency fees from nonmembers without violating the First Amendment. IAM said the workers are unable to escape the high court's...

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