New Standards for Workplace Rules: The NLRB's Decision in Boeing Company - JD Supra (press release)

On May 24, 2018, in NLRB, by Staff

JD Supra (press release)New Standards for Workplace Rules: The NLRB’s Decision in Boeing CompanyJD Supra (press release)Until recently, the NLRB’s standard for evaluating whether a workplace rule violated the National Labor Relations Act was extremely broad and ambiguous. Under the prior standard, any workplace rule that “employees would reasonably construe the …United States: National Labor […]

Planned Parenthood Group Moves to Use Trump's NLRB to Bust Union - Payday Report

On May 24, 2018, in NLRB, by Staff

Planned Parenthood Group Moves to Use Trump’s NLRB to Bust UnionPayday ReportIntersectional organizing between the women’s rights movement and the labor movement is largely credited with successfully building support for a nationwide wave of strikes by teachers, a workforce that is 77 percent female. However, a recent attempt … …read more

Musk Stock-Option Tweet Violated US Labor Law, UAW Alleges - Bloomberg

On May 24, 2018, in NLRB, by Staff

BloombergMusk Stock-Option Tweet Violated US Labor Law, UAW AllegesBloombergFormer NLRB Chairwoman Wilma Liebman, who has done legal work in the past for the UAW, told Bloomberg News on Tuesday that Musk’s tweet could be grounds for an NLRB complaint. “The employee is going to hear it as, ‘If I vote to unionize, stock …UAW accuses […]

Planned Parenthood Is Asking Donald Trump's Labor Board For Help Busting Its Colorado Union - The Intercept

On May 24, 2018, in NLRB, by Staff

The InterceptPlanned Parenthood Is Asking Donald Trump’s Labor Board For Help Busting Its Colorado UnionThe InterceptGoing to the NLRB under Trump, rather than settling the matter internally, risks allowing the agency to set a precedent for other organizations. If Planned Parenthood is to prevail, it could be a setback for similar workers across the country, […]

National Labor Relations Board Deviates from Typical Practice and Announces that It is Considering Rulemaking to ... - The National Law Review

On May 23, 2018, in NLRB, by Staff

National Labor Relations Board Deviates from Typical Practice and Announces that It is Considering Rulemaking to …The National Law ReviewOn May 9, 2018, the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) announced it is considering rulemaking to address the standard for determining joint-employer status under the National Labor Relations Act (“NLRA”). As Chairman of the NLRB John […]