NLRB Defends Obama's Recess Appointments To DC Circ.

Law360, New York (October 29, 2012, 4:27 PM EDT) -- The National Labor Relations Board on Friday urged the D.C. Circuit to reject a Noel Corp. unit's claim that the president's January recess appointments to the board were invalid because the Senate was not truly in recess at the time.

Soft drink bottler and distributor Noel Canning is appealing the board's February ruling that it violated federal labor law by refusing to execute a collective-bargaining agreement that it agreed to orally, saying that the board lacked a quorum to issue the decision because the recess appointments...
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