Union Lobs Counterclaims In Ezekiel Elliott Suspension Row

Law360, New York (October 16, 2017, 9:47 PM EDT) -- The NFL players union won’t wait for the Fifth Circuit to rectify the “procedural limbo” it said the appeals court left it in to try to free Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott from a six-game suspension, urging the New York federal judge overseeing the NFL’s adjoining suit to grant it an emergency order blocking his suspension Monday.

The National Football League Players Association’s answer and counterclaim in the New York suit comes after the Fifth Circuit on Friday issued its mandate cementing its decision to...
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Case Title

National Football League Management Council v. National Football League Players Association


Case Number

1:17-cv-06761

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New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Labor/Mgt. Relations

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Katherine Polk Failla

Date Filed

September 5, 2017


Case Title

NFLPA v. NFL, et al


Case Number

17-40936

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Appellate - 5th Circuit

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3720 Labor/Management Relations Act

Date Filed

September 11, 2017

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