About the Case
Since Bain v. CTA was originally filed in federal district court in April 2015, the plaintiffs, represented by Gibson Dunn Crutcher, LLP, have traded numerous legal filings with a legion of lawyers representing NEA, AFT, CTA, CFT, UTLA and other interested parties. Listed below with links are many of the court rulings and major filings by both sides:
January 6, 2017 – Union Appellees’ Answering Brief at the Ninth Circuit
February 22, 2017 – Union Appellees’ Reply Brief at the Ninth Circuit
July 25, 2017 – Teacher Plaintiffs-Appellants’ Letter Notifying Court that California has enacted a new law increasing the teacher unions’ power to coerce new teachers to forfeit their First Amendment rights.