Union’s Arbitration Petition For Casino Dispute Survives Tribe’s Dismissal Bid

Mealey's (July 29, 2016, 11:32 AM EDT) -- SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A California federal judge on July 27 rejected an Indian tribe’s bid to dismiss a petition filed by a labor union seeking to force the tribe to arbitrate a dispute over the firing of two casino employees (Unite Here International Union v. Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians, No. 2:16-cv-00384, E.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 98255).

(Order available. Document #96-160812-030R.)

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The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians operates the Red Hawk Casino in El Dorado County, Calif. In 2012,...
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