Lawyers Weigh In On High Court's Recess Appointment Ruling

Law360, New York (June 26, 2014, 7:49 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday struck down President Barack Obama's three recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board, but took a broad view of the president's appointment power. Here, attorneys tell Law360 why the decision in National Labor Relations Board v. Noel Canning is significant.

Anne Knox Averitt, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

"Specific to Noel Canning, the opinion invalidates the NLRB's decision that the company failed to execute a collective-bargaining agreement. It will also likely require the NLRB to revisit hundreds of decisions issued since the subject Board members' appointment on Jan. 4, 2012. In broader terms, the ruling...

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