An airline industry challenge to a government rule that makes union organizing easier was rejected by a U.S. appeals court, leaving a voting system in place that in 2010 upended 75 years of practice.
Patriot Coal Corp. reported a $29.8 million net loss in August as it awaits a ruling on whether its bankruptcy case will remain in New York or be moved to suit the wishes of thousands of workers.
US Airways Group Inc. won dismissal of a lawsuit by its pilots union that claimed the carrier violated federal labor law.
FedEx Corp. , trying to defeat legislation that would make it easier for its employees to unionize, almost doubled its lobbying spending in the first six months of this year compared with the same period a year ago.
United Continental Holdings Inc.’s Continental Airlines unit canceled six more flights today, on top of 24 yesterday, because of pilots who said they were too ill to work.
American Airlines’ pilots union lost a court ruling that will prevent it from encouraging members to turn down voluntary overtime.
The Teamsters Union is taking to the Internet in its campaign to require that drivers in FedEx Corp.’s Express unit be subject to the same labor laws as rival package delivery companies.