Cases of Note

Significant decisions.

Witco Corp. v. Oil, Chem. & Atomic Workers Int'l Union, 1999 U.S. App. LEXIS 17986

July 28th, 1999

PROCEDURAL POSTURE: Appellants, a labor union acting on behalf of a fired employee, appealed from a judgment of the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, that vacated an arbitrator's award directing appellee employer to reinstate the employee. read more »

Jerry Nelms V. Walgreen, C.A. No. 02A01-9805-CV-00137; COURT OF APPEALS OF TENNESSEE, WESTERN SECTION, AT JACKSON; 1999 Tenn. App. LEXIS 437

July 7th, 1999

The Appellate court determined that punitive damages were not warranted. read more »