An association representing the restaurant industry has filed a petition for writ of certiorari before the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a ruling by the 9th Circuit upholding a law requiring San Francisco employers to provide health insurance to employees. A Nixon Peabody attorney who represents the Golden Gate Restaurant Association says the 9th Circuit ruling is inconsistent with Supreme Court precedent and is based on a novel theory.
Restaurateurs Seek Supreme Court Review of San Francisco Health Insurance Mandate
The National Law Journal
June 24, 2009