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Oral Argument Video in Casino Pauma v. NLRB

Here. Briefs here.

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Cert Stage Briefs Complete in LRB & Soaring Eagle v. NLRB Petitions

Here they are for the LRB v. NLRB petition: Little River Petition and Appendix COMBINED US Cert Opposition Little River Reply Here they are for Soaring Eagle v. NLRB: Saginaw Cert Petition and Appendix- Filed US Cert Opposition Saginaw Cert … Continue reading

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Tribal NLRB Background Materials

Here are the materials relevant to Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Tribal Government v. NLRB. Supreme Court cert stage briefs Little River Petition and Appendix COMBINED USET Amicus Brief Final CO-UMUT Amicus Cert Petition – Saginaw Chippewa and LRB … Continue reading

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United South and Eastern Tribes Amicus Brief in Support of the Tribal Petitioners against NLRB

Here is the USET brief in Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe v. NLRB: USET Amicus in Support of Tribal Petitions This one is substantially the same as USET’s brief in the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Tribal Government v. NLRB case.

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Saginaw Chippewa v. NLRB Cert Petition

Here: Saginaw Cert Petition and Appendix- Filed Questions presented: For more than sixty years, the National Labor Relations Board correctly declined to exercise jurisdiction over tribal operations on tribal lands. But in recent years, the Board has belatedly asserted the extraordinary power to regulate … Continue reading

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Little River Band v. NLRB Cert Petition

Here: Little River Petition and Appendix COMBINED Question presented: Whether the National Labor Relations Board exceeded its authority by ordering an Indian tribe not to enforce a tribal labor law that governs the organizing and collective bargaining activities of tribal government employees working on … Continue reading

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Sixth Circuit Denies En Banc Petition in Soaring Eagle Casino Resort v. NLRB

Here: 2015 09 29 Order Denying Petition for Rehearing En Banc En banc petition materials here.

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Sixth Circuit Denies En Banc Petition in NLRB v. Little River Tribal Govt; Saginaw Chippewa En Banc Petition Remains Pending

Here is the order (Judge McKeague dissents): CA6 Order Denying Rehearing En Banc En banc materials in both cases here.

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Sixth Circuit En Banc Petition Materials in Little River & Saginaw Chippewa v. NLRB Cases

Here are the materials in NLRB v. Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Tribal Government: LRB Motion LRB En Banc Petition NLRB Response to LRB En Banc Petition NCAI Amicus Brief SCIT Amicus Brief * note: the NLRB also seeks … Continue reading

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Split Sixth Circuit Panel Affirms NLRB Jurisdiction over Saginaw Chippewa’s Soaring Eagle Casino

Here is the opinion: 2015-07-01 Soaring Eagle Decision Briefs here.

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