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Board of Trustees of the Teamsters Miscellaneous Security Trust Fund v. Show Ready, LLC

The U.S. District Court for the Central District of California enters a default judgment against the defendant company for failing to make required contributions to the plaintiff union fund pursuant to the applicable collective bargaining agreement (CBA). The plaintiff is a union fund that accepts contributions from contributing employers pursuant to CBAs. The defendant is a suspended California company that was required to make contributions to the plaintiff under the CBA but failed to do so. The plaintiff filed suit and properly served the defendant with process, but the defendant did not plead or otherwise defend itself in the suit. The court finds that the defendant was provided...

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