Mealey's Labor & Employment - 8th Circuit Panel Reinstates Steel Worker's Defamation Claim

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Eighth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Feb. 20 reinstated a steel worker's defamation claim against the unions that represented him and the union vice president arising out of a fact-finding meeting concerning a workplace dispute (Dave Thomas v. United Steelworkers Local 1938, et al., No. 12-3625, 8th Cir.; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 3071).

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