PRACHASAISORADEJ v. RALPHS GROCERY CO., B165498
Dismissal of plaintiff's suit, on grounds that it was preempted by section 301 of the Labor Management Relations Act, is reversed where there was no preemption as plaintiff's claims involved independent rights that neither derive from nor require interpretation of a collective bargaining agreement.
- Decided 09/08/2004
- Published 09/08/2004
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Kumetz & Glick, Fred Kumetz, Stephen Glick, Los Angeles; Law Offices of Ian Herzog, Ian Herzog, Santa Monica; Daniels, Fine, Israel & Schonbuch, Paul R. Fine, Scott A. Brooks and Craig S. Momita, Los Angeles, for Plaintiff and Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Thelen Reid & Priest, Thomas E. Hill, Los Angeles, and Robert Spagat, San Francisco, for Defendant and Respondent.