News From: NLRB

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 17, 2018

The NLRB Is Going to Suck Until 2020

After eight years of a labor-friendly National Labor Relations Board, the balance of power on the board is set to change with the appointment of business lawyer John Ring.

by Brian Young | on Nov 09, 2017

PATCO Strikebreaker is Trump's NLRB Pick

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has a new general counsel after the Senate approved Peter Robb yesterday. The party line vote put the management side lawyer in charge of which cases the...

by Press and Media | on May 25, 2017

Using the NLRB to Break Unions

Now that Trump has submitted the names of two union busters for the National Labor Relations Board, will he transform the board from a group that helps workers to one that attacks workers?

by Brian Young | on Apr 05, 2017

Company Yellow Unions

When a company hears that workers are organizing there are a number of different steps they can take.  They could stay neutral and if the employees have enough cards recognize the union. This is...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 21, 2017

Union Elections and Decerts are Up

Jackson Lewis is a law firm dedicated to keeping the rich richer, and the poor poorer. They are union busters; evil men and women who lie, harass, intimidate and threaten any non-union worker who...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 22, 2017

Steps on How to Organize a Union

Although every workplace is different and the needs of different workforces vary, there are some basic steps involved in organizing your union at work.  If you’re ready to begin organizing...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 16, 2017

Making union elections more fair

In the wake of the recent union election loss at Boeing in South Carolina, we found it appropriate and current to revisit the main reason why the International Association of Machinist lost the...

by Press and Media | on Feb 13, 2017

3,000 to vote on union this Wednesday

Boeing's (anti-union) videos are being aired on local TV stations - including during the Super Bowl - and also shown in break rooms at the plant, mechanic Elliott Slater, 57, who supports the...

by Press and Media | on Nov 09, 2016

Doom and Gloom?

Trump's Upset Victory: Donald Trump's policy agenda isn't much clearer now that he's president-elect. Will he push for a higher minimum wage or for no minimum wage at all? At...

by Brian Young | on Sep 28, 2016

Caught on their cells

At many job locations, bosses use their employee handbook to sketch out the workplace rules and to let employees know what is and what isn’t expected of them.  Some employers have pushed...