High Court Rejects Rival Union's Appeal Of $1M SEIU Win

Law360, New York (November 4, 2013, 4:03 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court refused on Monday to hear the National Union of Healthcare Workers' appeal of a $1.4 million judgment against a local union and its leaders for allegedly diverting funds from the Service Employees International Union to form their rival union.

The NUHW — a competing union formed after the SEIU announced plans to consolidate three California health care unions into one — and 16 of its leaders filed a petition with the high court in August, seeking to appeal the Ninth Circuit's decision to uphold...
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