Category Archives: Labor Relations

Federal Court Rejects Amended Complaint in Pauma Band Union Dispute; Issues Judgment Favoring Union

Here are the new materials in Pauma Band of Luiseño Mission Indians of the Pauma & Yuima Reservation v. Unite Here International Union (S.D. Cal.): 44-1 Motion to File Third Amended Complaint 44-2 Proposed Third Amended Complaint 45 Union Opposition 46 … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Denies Cert in Casino Pauma v. NLRB & Havasupai Tribe v. Provencio

Here is today’s order list. Casino Pauma cert stage materials here. Havasupai v. Provencio materials here.

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Cert Stage Briefs for Casino Pauma v. NLRB

Here: Cert Petition BIO Reply

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Agency Cert Opposition Brief in Casino Pauma v. NLRB

Here: nlrb-bio-3.pdf Cert petition here.

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New Issue of International Human Rights journal

Here: iur_254 Features articles about Canadian Indian labor issues and a paper by Kaighn Smith and Joel Williams: “Native Americans, Tribal Sovereignty and Unions.”

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Casino Pauma v. NLRB Cert Petition

Here: Cert Petition Questions presented: 1. Should this Court reconsider Chevron? 2. Does the National Labor Relations Act apply to Indian tribes?  3. Does the employee-to-employee solicitation rule in Republic Aviation empower employees to solicit customers in business “guest areas” like restrooms … Continue reading

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State and Union Prevail over Pauma Band over Labor Relations Dispute

Here are the materials in Pauma Band of Luiseño Mission Indians of the Pauma & Yuima Reservation v. Unite Here International Union (S.D. Cal.): 13 Amended Complaint 14-1 Union MTD 15-1 State MTD 20-1 Motion to File Second Amended Complaint 21 … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Orders Arbitration in Dispute Involving Tribe and Labor Union

Here is the unpublished opinion in Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians v. UNITE HERE International Union. Briefs: Shingle Springs Opening Brief United Here Brief Oral argument video here. Lower court materials here. Prior cases here.

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Ninth Circuit Rejects Casino Pauma Effort to Avoid NLRB Jurisdiction

Here is the opinion in Casino Pauma v. NLRB. From the court’s syllabus: The panel granted the National Labor Relations Board’s petition for enforcement of its order; denied Casino Pauma’s petition for review; and upheld the Board’s conclusions that it … Continue reading

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NYTs: “Senate Bill to Curtail Labor Rights on Tribal Land Falls Short”

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