Public Workers’ Unions Fight Nevada County

RENO, Nev. (CN) – Seven public employees unions, including attorneys, nurses and sheriff’s officers, claim a new Nevada law unconstitutionally impairs contracts by allowing the state’s second-largest county to remove evergreen clauses from their collective bargaining agreements.

The Washoe County Employees Association et al. sued Washoe County on Aug. 27 in Washoe County Court. Washoe County’s seat is Reno.