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High Court Wary Of Legal Fight Over Navy Plane
Posted on 18 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) Supreme Court justices seemed in general agreement Tuesday that the best way to resolve a long-running, billion-dollar dispute between the government and two big defense contractors is to say, in Justice Antonin Scalia's words... Read More

Labor Board Lawyer: Boeing Lawsuit Helps All Workers
Posted on 22 Jun 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - (AP) The top lawyer for the National Labor Relations Board told a congressional committee Friday that while an NLRB complaint against Boeing Co. may make South Carolina workers feel vulnerable and anxious, the legal action is... Read More

Tech Cos. Want Boy Scout 'Perversion Files' Blocked
Posted on 11 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PORTLAND, Ore. - (AP) The country's leading technology trade association, which represents major multinationals including IBM, Boeing Co. and Microsoft Corp., has written a brief in support of the Boy Scouts of America in a lawsuit that seeks to make... Read More

Supreme Court Won't Revive Torture Lawsuit
Posted on 17 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The Supreme Court on Monday refused to revive a lawsuit challenging a controversial post-Sept. 11 CIA program that flew terrorism suspects to secret prisons. The appeal asked the court to examine two controversial aspects of the... Read More

16 AGs Weight In On NLRB's Lawsuit Against Boeing
Posted on 13 Jun 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

COLUMBIA, S.C. - (AP) Attorneys general in 16 states weighed in Thursday on a federal lawsuit filed by the National Labor Relations Board, alleging that its complaint against Boeing Co. for building a South Carolina assembly plant hurts states' abilities... Read More

Judge Tosses Age Lawsuit Against Boeing, Spirit
Posted on 30 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WICHITA, Kan. - (AP) A federal judge has tossed out an age discrimination lawsuit against The Boeing Co. and Spirit AeroSystems filed in the wake of Boeing's 2005 sale of commercial airplane operations in Kansas and Oklahoma. U.S. District Judge Eric... Read More

NLRB Will Sue Arizona, South Dakota Over Union Laws
Posted on 26 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The National Labor Relations Board says it will move ahead with lawsuits seeking to invalidate state constitutional amendments in Arizona and South Dakota that require workers to hold secret ballot elections before a company can... Read More