Under the First Amendment, when a union imposes a special assessment or dues increase levied to meet expenses that were not disclosed when the regular assessment was set, it must provide a fresh notice and may not exact any funds from nonmembers without their affirmative consent.
U.S. SUPREME COURT
Knox v. Service Employees International Union, Local 1000
New Jersey Law Journal
June 21, 2012
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