Joint Industry Board v. United States
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391 U.S. 224 (1968)
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U.S. Supreme Court
Joint Industry Board v. United States, 391 U.S. 224 (1968)
Joint Industry Board of the Electrical Industry v. United States
Argued March 25, 1968
Decided May 20, 1968
391 U.S. 224
An employer's unpaid contributions to an employees' annuity plan established by a collective bargaining contract are not entitled to a priority under § 64a(2) of the Bankruptcy Act, which grants priority, limited to $600 and to wages earned within three months before commencement of bankruptcy proceedings, to "wage . . . due to workmen." United States v. Embassy Restaurant, Inc., 359 U. S. 29 (1959), followed. Pp. 391 U. S. 225-229.
379 F.2d 211, affirmed.