Robert Boone was properly declared ineligible to run for the office of president of Local Union 933 because he is retired. The UAW has a longstanding and consistent policy barring retired members from holding local union offices that have grievance handling or bargaining responsibilities. The collective bargaining agreements covering members of Local Union 933 establish…

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The International Union made a reasonable accommodation to afford Gainer her Constitutional right to inspect the verbatim minutes she requested. Gainer has not established that the arrangement to view the minutes at the attorney’s office diminished her right in any way. She cannot claim that the attorney’s office was a hostile environment when she made…

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The M-1 Memorandum in the UAW-FCA Agreement explicitly grants the National Committee authority to anticipate scheduled job losses by adopting a plan for the transfer and placement of affected employees in advance of the actual layoff. The only qualification on the Committee’s authority in this regard is that it must not affect quality or operating…

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