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by Brian Young | on Aug 28, 2020

Boss Can Fire You For Posting on Facebook

As social media has exploded over the last decade, many companies have come up with policies that govern both what employees say on official company pages as well as their private page. The National...

by Brian Young | on Aug 21, 2020

Trump's NLRB Bans Bargaining for COVID-19 Safety

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has released a series of decisions regarding COVID-19. These decisions are the first guidance that the board has given since the pandemic started in March.

by Brian Young | on Jul 08, 2020

Your Boss Can Now Search Your Car

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has given employers a sweeping ability to increase surveillance on their employees. The case overturns years of labor law that protected the privacy of...

by Brian Young | on May 19, 2020

NLRB Restarts Hearings June 1

National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) cases have been suspended since March due to the COVID-19 crisis. In those two months, cases have begun to pile up, no doubt from employers violating labor law...

by Guest Post | on Feb 18, 2020

NLRB Challenges Ban on Captive Audience Meetings

This article was written by the IBEW Media Center. The National Labor Relations Board is trying to kill a law unique to Oregon that prohibits employers from forcing workers to attend anti-union...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 20, 2020

Trump’s NLRB: No Union Stickers at Work

At the end of December, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) issued several rulings to weaken workers' voices on the job. In Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., 368 NLRB No. 146, the board made a ruling...

by Brian Young | on Jan 13, 2020

CNN Pays Record Union-Busting Fine

In a record settlement, CNN has been ordered to pay $76 million to settle a long-running case of union-busting. The case began way back in 2003 when the cable network fired 300 camera operators. The...

by Guest Post | on Sep 09, 2019

Has the NLRB Lost its Way?

This post was written by the IBEW Media Department. "Everybody needs a law that is precise and certain." Sen. Robert F. Wagner was matter-of-fact in his call for Congress to pass the...

by Press and Media | on Oct 05, 2018

Trump Wants to Make Union Pickets Illegal

Trump's National Labor Relations Board is looking at ways to further curb unions ability to take action against their employer by putting more limits on picketing. Read more from Bloomberg Law...

by Guest Post | on Apr 16, 2018

NLRB Becomes Anti-worker

Management lawyer John Ring was appointed chairman of the National Labor Relations Board on Thursday, one day after the U.S. Senate narrowly confirmed him as an NLRB member. Ring’s...