Synopsis By: Dissen - Proceeding Author: William B. Gould IV, James P. Kurtz

A report of the Committee on Law and Legislation for 1970, National Academy of Arbitrators with a focus on Section 301 actions under the Labor Management Relations Act (LMRA) reported in 1970. Significant among the cases discussed is the Boys’ Market decision. The Committee also notes and briefly discusses the emergent phenomenon of compulsory arbitration in public sector interest disputes.