Nos. 13-1167, 13-1186.

735 F.3d 15 (2013)

NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND TELEPHONE OPERATIONS LLC, d/b/a FairPoint Communications, Plaintiff-Appellant, Cross-Appellee, v. LOCAL 2327, INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS, AFL-CIO, Defendant-Appellee, Cross-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, First Circuit.

November 12, 2013.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Arthur G. Telegen , with whom John E. Duke and Seyfarth Shaw LLP, were on brief for appellant/cross-appellee.

Alfred Gordon O'Connell , with whom Pyle Rome Ehrenberg PC, was on brief for appellee/cross-appellant.

Before LYNCH, Chief Judge, TORRUELLA, Circuit Judge, and STEARNS, District Judge.

TORRUELLA, Circuit Judge.

This case asks us to review the appropriateness of an arbitral award entered against FairPoint Communications ("Fair-Point") in favor of Local 2327, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, AFL-CIO (the "Union"). FairPoint asserts, as it did in the court below, that the arbitral panel exceeded the scope of its authority in crafting the award, disregarding the express terms of the parties' Collective Bargaining Agreement ("CBA") and...

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