PRATTE v. N. L. R. B.

No. 82-1064.

683 F.2d 1038 (1982)

Lorraine PRATTE, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS BOARD, et al., Defendants-Appellants.

United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.

Decided July 8, 1982.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Richard F. Watt, Chicago, Ill., for plaintiff-appellee.

J. Paul McGrath, Asst. Atty. Gen., Dept. of Justice, Washington, D. C., for defendants-appellants.

Before PELL, Circuit Judge, DAVIS, Judge, and WOOD, Circuit Judge.

PELL, Circuit Judge.

The Government challenges the district court's grant of a preliminary injunction ordering the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to hire Lorraine Pratte as a law clerk-trainee in its Chicago Regional Office. The propriety of the injunction turns on whether the plaintiff showed a likelihood of success on the merits of her claim that the Government should be estopped from revoking her appointment.


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