February 15, 2017
National Law Review
California Teachers Renew Challenge to Union “Fair Share” Fees
On February 6, 2017, The Center for Individual Rights (CIR)—a Washington, D.C. non-profit, public interest law firm—filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of a group of California public school teachers against the State and California Teachers Association to challenge California’s “agency shop” law, which requires teachers to pay certain union fees even when they are not union members.
Case: Yohn v. California Teachers Association