10th Circ. Says Dish Fired Worker For Protected Activities

Law360 (March 8, 2018, 4:10 PM EST) -- The Tenth Circuit on Wednesday upheld a National Labor Relations Board determination saying that Dish Network LLC had improperly fired a call center employee who was soliciting co-workers in an effort to sue the company, agreeing that the disciplinary reasons the company cited for the termination were a sham.

Circuit Judge Jerome A. Holmes, writing for a unanimous panel, said Dish's argument that it fired David Rabb for improperly placing a call on hold so he could use the bathroom didn't hold up. His boss had...
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