Tag Archive: labor unions

House OKs Pro-Union Language

February 17, 2022 1:33 pm Published by

A last-minute addition to the America COMPETES Act recently passed in the House included NSBA-opposed provisions that could limit small-business owner rights during a unionizing campaign.

Labor Taskforce Unveils Recommendations

February 9, 2022 8:06 pm Published by

TheĀ Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment, led by Vice President Kamala HarrisĀ released nearly 70 recommendations on promoting organized labor.

DOL Persuader Rule Revoked

July 18, 2018 3:04 pm Published by

Yesterday, DOL revoked the Persuader Rule, an Obama-era regulation that would have greatly expanded union-related disclosure rules on businesses

Griffin Confirmed as NLRB General Counsel

October 30, 2013 9:34 am Published by

The Senate yesterday narrowly confirmed former union lawyer Richard F. Griffin Jr. as general counsel to the NLRB where he will begin serving a four-year term overseeing all investigations and prosecutions, and much more.

NSBA Testifies on DOL and NLRB Issues

September 25, 2013 9:47 am Published by

NSBA General Counsel David Burton testified last week before the House Education and Workforce Committee at a hearing to explore the pressures placed upon small businesses by overreaching and unfair labor policies.

DOL Increases Union Reach in OSHA Inspections

June 26, 2013 10:12 am Published by

The Department of Labor recently issued an interpretation letter which would allow employees at a non-union workplace to designate union officials or community organizers as their representatives during OSHA inspections.