Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Willard P. Owens argued the cause for petitioner. With him on the brief were E. H. Rayson and R. R. Kramer.
Clarence Walker argued the cause for respondent. With him on the brief was William Ables, Jr.
Supreme Court of United States.
MR. JUSTICE BRENNAN delivered the opinion of the Court.
Respondent Paul Gibbs was awarded compensatory and punitive damages in this action against petitioner United Mine Workers of America (UMW) for alleged violations of § 303 of the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947, 61 Stat. 158, as amended,1 and of the common law of Tennessee. The case grew out of the rivalry between the United Mine...
NEVER MISS A DECISION. START YOUR SUBSCRIPTION.
Uncompromising quality. Enduring impact.
Your support ensures a bright future for independent legal reporting.
As you are aware we have offered this as a free subscription over the past years and we have now made it a paid service.Look forward to your continued patronage.