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Roundup of Harris v. Quinn Commentary

Published July 1st, 2014 -

Since the Court decided Harris v. Quinn, there has been a slew of insightful analysis around the internet.  From the team here at OnLabor, Jack Goldsmith’s take is here and Ben Sachs’s is here.  Sachs also did an interview with The Takeaway and with HuffPost L... More »


Five Justices Probably Still Want to Kill Abood

Published July 1st, 2014 -

Ben plausibly says of Harris: The dicta in Harris about Abood is serious, and it shows that some number of Justices would like to overturn Abood.  But the holding in today’s decision shows that that number probably does not equal 5.  Most of the Harris dicta i... More »


Some Quick Analysis of Harris v. Quinn

Published June 30th, 2014 -

Here’s a very quick summary of what the Court says and some implications: The Court starts by emphasizing the degree of control that “customers” – the individuals receiving home care – exercise over the personal care assistants at... More »


Harris v. Quinn: Best and Worst Case Scenarios

Published June 30th, 2014 -

To fill the time before 10:00 am, here is what I think are the best and worst case scenarios from the unions’ perspective. From the unions’ perspective, the best case is a full-throated reaffirmation of the Abood principles and a clear statement ab... More »


Analysis on the eve of Harris v. Quinn

Published June 29th, 2014 -

Both the New Republic and Politico have analyses of Harris v. Quinn the night before the opinion comes out. The New Republic writes: If the justices decide to rule for Harris and against SEIU, they could do so in a couple of ways. On the one hand, they could i... More »


Is Alito Writing Harris v. Quinn?

Published June 26th, 2014 -

Today on SCOTUSblog, Amy Howe predicted that Justice Alito will author Harris v. Quinn.  As Howe put it: [O]ur predictions are based on the idea that the Justices try to even out the workload not just over the course of the Term, but also from month to month. ... More »


Quick Update: Still No Decision on Harris v. Quinn

Published June 23rd, 2014 -

Like last Thursday, the Supreme Court still has not announced a decision in Harris v. Quinn.  This means the decision is likely to come on Wednesday or Thursday.  Stay tuned! We’ve covered Harris v. Quinn extensively, including here, here, here, here, and here... More »


No Decision Yet on Harris v. Quinn

Published June 19th, 2014 -

SCOTUS didn’t issue a decision today in Harris v. Quinn.  The Court could issue it as early as next Monday, or later in June.  We’ve covered Harris v. Quinn extensively: see here, here, here, here, and here.  SCOTUSblog’s summary of the case&... More »