We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Appeals Court Denies Former UPS Workers

Law360 (August 23, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal appeals court panel has upheld a lower court decision to dismiss an employment discrimination and unfair representation case brought by two United Parcel Service Inc. workers.

According to the opinion, handed down Tuesday by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, UPS tractor-trailer driver Stephen Jones and UPS package sorter Doyle Clark were fired for legitimate, nondiscriminatory reasons.

In September 2002, Clark was fired for abandoning the job site where both men worked in Lenexa, Kan. He was then reinstated, but was...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.