Issue: Whether the National Labor Relations Board has imposed an impermissible burden on property rights in contravention of Babcock v. Wilcox Co and Lechmere Inc. v. NRLB by adopting an access rule which permits individuals who have no employment relationship with the property owner to nonetheless distribute union handbills on the owner’s premises.
Proceedings and Orders
Oct 4 2012
Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 13, 2012)
Nov 6 2012
Order extending time to file response to petition to and including December 13, 2012.
Nov 8 2012
Brief of respondents Local Joint Executive Board of Las Vegas, et al. in opposition filed.
Nov 13 2012
Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by American Hotel and Lodging Association, et al.
Dec 10 2012
Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including January 14, 2013.
Dec 13 2012
Motion for leave to file amicus brief of National Retail Federation out of time filed.
Jan 8 2013
Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including February 4, 2013.
Feb 4 2013
Brief of respondent National Labor Relations Board in opposition filed.
Feb 20 2013
DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 15, 2013.
Feb 20 2013
Reply of petitioner New York, New York LLC, dba New York New York Hotel and Casino filed. (Distributed)
Mar 18 2013
Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by American Hotel and Lodging Association, et al. GRANTED.
Mar 18 2013
Motion for leave to file amicus brief out of time filed by National Retail Federation DENIED.
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