July 15, 2015
I. Recent Supreme Court Decision Keyport v. Local 68
Yesterday, the State Supreme Court issued an important decision concerning public sector labor law. Linked here is League Associate Counsel Ed Purcell’s brief overview of Keyport v. Local 68. This decision may mark an important change in how courts and the Public Employment Relations Commission view the subject of temporary layoffs by municipalities during times of fiscal distress. Please review it with your administration.
League Contact: Ed Purcell, email@example.com or 609-695-3481 ext. 137.