CHICAGO DIST. COUNCIL OF CARPENTERS v. K&I CONSTR., INC., 00-3973
Boys Markets, Inc. v. Retail Clerks Union, Local 770, 398 U.S. 235 (1970) allows a district court to enjoin an union from striking only where the arbitrability of the dispute is a threshold question posing difficult problems of contract interpretation or where the court can determine resolve the arbitrability issue purely as a matter of law.
- Argued 02/21/2001
- Decided 10/26/2001
- Published 10/26/2001
- DIANE P. WOOD, Circuit Judge., Before POSNER, KANNE, and DIANE P. WOOD, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Joseph P. Berglund (argued), Niew & Associates, Oak Brook, IL, Terrance B. McGann, Whitfield & Gregorio, Chicago, IL, for plaintiffs-appellants.
- For Appellees:
- Travis J. Ketterman (argued), Whitfield & Gregorio, Chicago, IL, for defendant-appellee.