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UAW Members Must Resolve Grievance With Union, Not in Court (1)

March 23, 2018, 3:06 PMUpdated: March 23, 2018, 8:15 PM

A group of autoworkers in Toledo, Ohio, will take their grievance back to the UAW after a federal appeals court said they must exhaust their claims internally rather than before a judge.

Workers at the Toledo Assembly Complex sued Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the union in 2015 in a dispute over a grievance about seniority rights. Among other things, they allege the union had dropped the grievance and misled the workers about its status, causing them to miss a deadline.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit sent the case back to the trial court March 21 with...

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