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NATIONAL MEDIATION BOARD WASHINGTON, DC 20572 (202) 692-5000 In the Matter of the 36 NMB No. 6 REPRESENTATION OF EMPLOYEES CASE NO. R-7182 (File No. CR-6942) of DISMISSAL- SWISSPORT, USA, INC. WITHDRAWN DURING INVESTIGATION Cargo Employees November 7, 2008 The services of the National Mediation Board (Board) were invoked by the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union, UFCW (RWDSU) on September 29, 2008, to investigate and determine who may represent for the purposes of the Railway Labor Act (RLA), as provided by Section 2, Ninth, thereof, personnel described as “Cargo Employees,” employees of Swissport, USA, Inc. (Carrier). At the time this application was received, these employees were unrepresented. The Board assigned Investigator Susanna Parker to investigate. Subsequently, Vincent Sombrotto, President, RWDSU filed a letter with the NMB which stated, “Please be advised that Local 116 requests to withdraw the petition in the above referenced matter.” - 14 - 36 NMB No. 6 On the basis of the letter of withdrawal referred to above, the Board hereby converts this matter to NMB Case No. R-7182 and dismisses the application. By direction of the NATIONAL MEDIATION BOARD. Mary L. Johnson General Counsel - 15 -