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Kloeckner v. Solis (U.S. 2012)

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Supreme Court Clarifies Appeals Rights For Federal Employees

Fisher & Phillips LLP • December 28, 2012
On December 10, 2012, the Supreme Court handed down a critical victory to federal employees in a highly technical case. This decision now gives federal employees a simpler and less confusing process for appealing discrimination cases that have been dismissed by the Merits Systems Protection Board (MSPB). Federal appellate courts previously were divided on which court should handle cases that were dismissed by the MSPB on procedural grounds. This Supreme Court decision gave a final answer to that question. Kloeckner v. Solis