Possible NLRB Shift on Informal Settlement Agreements - Lexology (registration)

On September 20, 2017, in NLRB, by Staff

Lexology (registration)Possible NLRB Shift on Informal Settlement AgreementsLexology (registration)In ConAgra Foods, Inc., 365 NLRB No. 102 (Sept. 7, 2017), the Board denied the General Counsel’s motion for default judgment where the GC failed to notify the employer that the alleged misconduct also allegedly violated a prior settlement agreement. …read more

NLRB Ditches Effort To Expand Weingarten Rights to Non-Union Workplaces - Lexology (registration)

On September 20, 2017, in NLRB, by Staff

NLRB Ditches Effort To Expand Weingarten Rights to Non-Union WorkplacesLexology (registration)Since the change in Presidential administrations, the main topic has turned to what rules will a newly constituted NLRB change? With the addition of Marvin E. Kaplan the Board now has four members, which makes undoing some of the past few years a … …read […]

Senate to vote on NLRB nominee Monday - Washington Examiner

On September 20, 2017, in NLRB, by Staff

Washington ExaminerSenate to vote on NLRB nominee MondayWashington ExaminerThe Senate has scheduled a Monday confirmation vote for William Emanuel, President Trump’s nominee to fill the remaining open seat on the National Labor Relations Board. Emanuel would give the board, the nation’s top labor law enforcement agency, …Trump Nominates Anti-Union Lawyer as NLRB Chief ConsulWorkersCompensation.com (press […]

Use of Racial Slurs Not Enough to Lose NLRA Protection - SHRM

On September 19, 2017, in NLRB, by Staff

Use of Racial Slurs Not Enough to Lose NLRA ProtectionSHRMIn affirming the decision of the NLRB, the 8th Circuit noted that “[i]mpulsive behavior on the picket line is to be expected, especially when directed against nonstriking employees or strike-breakers.” According to the court, unless the alleged … …read more

Management-Side Labor Law Attorney Peter Robb Nominated for NLRB General Counsel - The National Law Review

On September 19, 2017, in NLRB, by Staff

Management-Side Labor Law Attorney Peter Robb Nominated for NLRB General CounselThe National Law ReviewAs expected, Peter B. Robb has been nominated by President Donald Trump to become the National Labor Relations Board’s next General Counsel. Robb is a long-time management labor law attorney. If confirmed, Robb will succeed Richard F. Griffin, Jr., …Meet the (Probable) […]