Appellate Division, Fourth Department Collective Bargaining Agreements Contract Language Non-Instruciton Adminstrators and Supervisors Retirees Assoc., et al. v. School Dist. of City of Niagara Falls CA 13-01512 Appealed from Supreme Court, Niagara County Background: The plaintiffs are retired employees of ...Read More »
New York State Court of Appeals Collective Bargaining Agreements Retirement — Insurance Kolbe v. Tibbetts No. 235 Judge Lippman Background: The question before the Court of Appeals was whether certain collective bargaining agreements conferred upon the plaintiff-retirees a vested right to the ...Read More »
Second Circuit — Collective Bargaining Agreements: Rochester Gas & Elec. Corp. v. Nat’l Labor Relations Bd.
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Collective Bargaining Agreements Right to Bargain — Waiver Rochester Gas & Elec. Corp. v. Nat’l Labor Relations Bd. 10-3448-ag(L) Judges Cabranes, Straub and Livingston Background: Both the union and Rochester Gas & ...Read More »
Court of Appeals — Collective Bargaining Agreements: Town of Wallkill v. Civil Service Employees Association, et al.
New York State Court of Appeals Collective Bargaining Agreements Police Disciplinary Actions Town of Wallkill v. Civil Service Employees Association, et al. No. 180 Memorandum Background: The plaintiff town enacted a local law that set forth disciplinary procedures for its ...Read More »
Hitting back in the multi-district litigation brought by current and former professional football players alleging injuries from head trauma, the National Football League has filed a motion to dismiss the suits as “labor disputes” preempted by federal law. As expected, ...Read More »
Appellate Division, Fourth Department Collective Bargaining Agreements Arbitration Mariano v. Town of Orchard Park CA 11-01623 Appealed from Supreme Court, Erie County Background: The petitioners commenced a proceeding on behalf of police officers who retired prior to January 2007. The collective bargaining ...Read More »
Appellate Division, Fourth Department Collective Bargaining Agreements Memorandum of Understanding Derosa v. Dyster, et al. CA 11-00560 Appealed from Supreme Court, Niagara County Background: The petitioner, a retired employee of the respondent city of Niagara Falls, commenced an Article 78 proceeding ...Read More »