Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Peter B. Broida, Washington, D.C., for appellant.
William E. Persina, Atty., Federal Labor Relations Authority, Washington, D.C., with whom Ruth E. Peters, Sol., and Steven H. Svartz, Deputy Sol., Washington, D.C., were on the brief for appellees, Brewer and Mahone.
Stanley S. Harris, U.S. Atty., Washington, D.C. (at the time the brief was filed), Royce C. Lamberth, R. Craig Lawrence, Rebecca L. Ross and Michael J. Ryan, Asst. U.S. Attys., Washington, D.C., were on the brief for appellee, Director of the Bureau of Prisons.
Before WALD and MIKVA, Circuit Judges, and DAVIS, Circuit Judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit.
Opinion for the Court filed by Circuit Judge WALD.
WALD, Circuit Judge:
This appeal presents the question of whether the orders of the Federal Service Impasses Panel (Impasses Panel or Panel) are generally subject to direct judicial review. Upon examining the relevant statutory provisions and legislative history, we conclude that Congress intended to vest in the Panel broad and final authority to put an end to disputes in which negotiations have failed to...
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