Administrative Law

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Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization v. Federal Labor Relations Authority

685 F.2d 547 (D.C. Cir. 1982)

Facts

The FLA is authorized to revoke any union’s recognition status if they support a strike of federal employees. PATCO ordered a strike of air traffic controllers against the FAA. The FLA subsequently revoked their union recognition. At the hea...

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Southwest Sunsites, Inc. v. Federal Trade Commission

785 F.2d 1431 (9th Cir. 1986)

Facts

Southwest was accused of violating the Federal Trade Commission Act by engaging in unfair and deceptive practices – that they misrepresented the financial risk involved with the land, that the land was acceptable for residential use, and tha...

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National Labor Relations Board v. Local Union No. 25, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

586 F.2d 959 (2d Cir. 1978)

Facts

Flores filed a petition against the NLRB, arguing his union had failed to provide him job referrals because he was not a part of the union. The administrative law judge found in his favor, stating that the union had failed to do so solely becaus...

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Paul v. Davis

424 U.S. 693, 96 S.Ct. 115, 47 L.Ed.2d 405 (1976)

Facts

Paul and McDaniel are both police chiefs in Jefferson county and Louisville respectively. Paul distributed to roughly 800 merchants a flyer of mug shots of people known to have committed crimes so that their security staff ...

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John D. Copanos and Sons, Inc. v. FDA

854 F.2d 510 (D.C Cir. 1988)

Facts

Copanos manufactures and distributes human and veterinary drugs – including sterile injectable products. The products were approved by the FDA. The FDA produced a notice in the Federal Register stating that the injectable products were to be ...

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