2nd Circ. Tosses USIS Antitrust Suit Against Union

Law360, New York (February 23, 2010, 5:02 PM EST) -- A federal appeals court has affirmed a lower court's dismissal of U.S. Information Systems Inc.'s suit accusing a union and other electrical contractors of conspiring to muscle the company out of the market for telecommunications wiring and systems installation work, a violation of the Sherman Act.

In a summary order, the U.S. Court Of Appeals for the Second Circuit on Friday upheld a district court's decision to grant summary judgment to the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local No. 3 and a slew of contractors who...
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