NM Court of Appeals Schedules March 29 Hearing

NM Court of AppealsThe New Mexico Court of Appeals has scheduled a hearing at the Pamela B. Minzner Law Center on Thursday, March 29, 2012.

The oral argument is open to the public and begins at 10:00 am.

A three-judge panel will preside: Judge Jonathan B. Sutin (`63), Judge Cynthia A. Fry (’81) and Judge J. Miles Hanisee..

Following are the details of the case:

STATE OF NEW MEXICO, Movant/Defendant-Appellant, represented by Robert P. Tinnin, Jr.

vs.

AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE, COUNTY AND MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES, COUNCIL 18, AFL-CIO, CLC, Respondent/Plaintiff-Appellee, represented by Shane Youtz, Marianne Bowers

And

COMMUNICATION WORKERS OF AMERICA, AFL-CIO, CLC, Respondent-Appellee.

Defendant-Appellant states that the trial court was incorrect to affirm an arbitration award, because if the trial court had followed the correct standard of review, it would have found that the award had no basis in law or fact.

Appellant's Brief in Chief
Appellees' Answer Brief
Appellant's Reply Brief

For more information, contact Nora Gonzales at 505-841-4618.

March 28, 2012