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Communications Workers of America, AFL-CIO v. Southwestern Bell Telephone Company et al

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Case overview

Case Number:

1:17-cv-01221

Court:

Texas Western

Nature of Suit:

Labor: Labor/Mgt. Relations

29:185 Labor/Mgt. Relations (Contracts)

Judge:

Lee Yeakel

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  1. June 12, 2018

    AT&T Layoff Suit By CWA Nixed By Arbitration Clause

    A federal magistrate judge in Texas has recommended that a lawsuit brought by the Communication Workers of America AFL-CIO against AT&T seeking to halt the layoffs of 713 workers be tossed, citing an arbitration provision in an agreement between the groups.

  2. January 2, 2018

    AT&T Sued Over Planned Layoff Of 713 Unionized Workers

    The union Communications Workers of America AFL-CIO asked a Texas federal court Saturday to intervene in AT&T's planned termination of 713 employees, alleging the move violates the collective bargaining agreement between the parties.