Tag Archives: Discipline

Department of Justice says Seattle not violating consent decree on police use of force – new burden of proof language no impediment to effective discipline

After an arbitrator overturned the termination of a Seattle police officer accused of punching a handcuffed suspect (award), the District Court judge overseeing a consent decree concerning police use of force issued an Order to Show Cause questioning whether the … Continue reading

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Quick Hits – Limits on arbitrator's authority, omissions on an application, "no-add" provisions and contract modification, and displacement and discipline

Award vacated – Reinstatement order ignored cba limitation on arbitrator's authorityThe District Court in Massachusetts has vacated an award of Arbitrator Michael Stutz reinstating an employee dismissed by Steward Holy Family Hospital. Steward Holy Family Hospital, Inc. v. Massachusetts Nurses Association .  Grievant … Continue reading

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Will Rogers, ADHD And Bar Discipline

The Iowa Supreme Court has imposed a one-year suspension of an attorney Royce D. Turner, over a span of twenty months, was repeatedly rebuked by state and federal judges for missing hearings and violating court rules. He was found in… … Continue reading

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Bar Discipline In The DMV

The bar discipline matter In re Seth Robbins was argued before the District of Columbia Court of Appeals last Thursday. Although I regrettably was unable to attend, I understand that an issue was raised of practical consequence to the operation… … Continue reading

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Multimarket Linkages, Cartel Discipline and Trade Costs

Delina Agnosteva, Drexel University, Constantinos Syropoulos, LeBow College of Business, Drexel University, and Yoto Yotov, Drexel University – Department of Economics & International Business analyze Multimarket Linkages, Cartel Discipline and Trade Costs. ABSTRACT: We build a model of tacit collusion… … Continue reading

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