TITLE

Court's order unclogs Port in Los Angeles

PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;7/17/1997, Vol. 174 Issue 12, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that longshoremen at Port of Los Angeles was ordered by a judge to return to work and start unloading a backlog of cargo from stranded vessels as a result of a four-day work stoppage. Circumstances behind the strike of dockworkers.
ACCESSION #
9707292677

 

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