News From: NLRB

by Brian Young | on Sep 04, 2020

Companies Issue COVID Gag Orders

As companies bring their staff back to work, some big companies are beginning to institute new procedures. In addition to wearing masks, socially distancing, and adding things like plexiglass...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 07, 2020

NLRB Announces Reorganization Plan

Ever since PATCO union buster Peter Robb took over as the General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), he has been trying to weaken the pro-union work the board is supposed to do....

by Brian Young | on Jul 29, 2020

Trump: Deny Employee List to Unions

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is proposing their third change to how union elections are conducted under Trump. This change would limit the information that is available to unions when...

by Brian Young | on Jul 06, 2020

Trump: Get Rid of Your Union at any Time

Thanks to a big Trump donor, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is considering limiting or overturning an important rule that protects recently organized workplaces.

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 30, 2020

Trump's Plan to Defund Unions

Following the Janus decision, UCOMM reported about anti-union groups' next attack on unions, which is to work to defund them. Throughout the country, these anti-union groups are pushing lawsuits...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 19, 2020

Trump's NLRB: Ties Hands of Investigators

National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) chief counsel Peter Robb has announced some new rules to further constrain investigators at the NLRB. Robb, who has a long history of fighting against union...

by Guest Post | on May 07, 2020

Unions Call for Electronic Union Representation Elections

CWA, the AFL-CIO, AFSCME, AFT, IAMAW, IBT, IFPTE, IUOE, NEA, SEIU, TWU, UAW, and USW sent a letter on Wednesday to House and Senate leadership strongly urging them to include funding for the...

by Brian Young | on Apr 03, 2020

Trump Permits Decert's in 45 days

While most non-essential services are shut down, union elections are suspended, and most of America is working from home worrying about a global pandemic, Trump’s National Labor Relations Board...

by Brian Young | on Dec 17, 2019

Trump's NLRB Issues Three Anti-Union Rulings

It is Christmas time for employers with cases before the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). This week the board decided to issue rulings challenging several pro-workers and pro-union Obama year...

by Brian Young | on Dec 13, 2019

Trump's NLRB Lets McDonald's Off the Hook

For years, companies with franchises like McDonald’s have fought the notion that the corporation is responsible for illegal activity that takes place on the franchisee's watch. They claimed...