Tag Archive: NLRB

NLRB Overturns Joint Employer Rule

December 20, 2017 12:30 pm Published by

Last week, the NLRB overruled their 2015 Browning-Ferris decision, resulting in no longer holding liable a business with indirect control over another company's employee decisions.

NLRB Extends Reach to Small Business

September 10, 2015 5:33 am Published by

The NLRB recently issued a series of decisions--all of which have negative consequences for business—including one that could extend the jurisdiction of the NLRB to non-unionized small businesses.

NLRB Seeks Court Reversal on Arbitration Ruling

March 19, 2014 8:30 am Published by

The NLRB recently filed a petition seeking a rehearing from a U.S. Court of Appeals on a ruling to reverse their Jan. 2012 ruling prohibiting employers from using individual arbitration agreements in employment contracts.

NLRB Revisits NSBA-Opposed Elections Rule

February 5, 2014 7:09 am Published by

Earlier today, NLRB announced plans to move forward on its elections rule, which was struck down in 2012 in district court for a quorum failure and would speed up the elections process in a unionizing campaign.

Supreme Court Weights “Recess” Appointments

January 16, 2014 1:00 am Published by

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a case that could invalidate more than a year’s worth of National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) decisions and permanently alter the “advice and consent” dynamic between the President and the Senate.

NLRB Gives Up on Union Poster Rule

January 8, 2014 12:09 pm Published by

Rulings this spring from two different U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals—both saying that the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) cannot...

NLRB Arbitration Decision Overturned

December 18, 2013 7:00 am Published by

Recently, a decision from the National Labor Relations Board prohibiting employers from using arbitration agreements in employment contracts was overturned by the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, signaling a win for small business.

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.