Kiewit To DC Circ.: 'Violent' Workers Deserved Firing

Law360, New York (April 21, 2011, 2:47 PM EDT) -- Kiewit Power Constructors Co. tried to persuade the D.C. Circuit on Thursday that the National Labor Relations Board wrongly found in favor of two electricians the company dismissed after they allegedly threatened a supervisor with violence.

In August, an NLRB panel adopted an administrative law judge's December 2008 decision finding that Kiewit improperly discharged Brian Judd and William Bond after the pair told a supervisor threatening to issue them warnings that “it was going to get ugly” if they were terminated, and that the supervisor had...
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