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NLRB issues rule to speed up union organizing

WASHINGTON — The National Labor Relations Board issued a final rule on Friday aimed at modernizing and streamlining the union election process. The new rule will shorten the time between when an election is ordered and the election is held, ...

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NLRB appeals ruling on posting union notices

CHARLESTON, S.C. — The National Labor Relations Board has filed an appeal that could sort out if private businesses can be forced to post notices informing workers about their rights to join or form a union. The group filed a ...

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Starbucks can enforce ‘one button’ dress code

Starbucks didn’t commit an unfair labor practice when it implemented a dress code limiting employees to wearing only one pro-union button on their work uniforms, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled in National Labor Relations Board ...

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NLRB posting requirement delayed

Due to an emergency injunction issued by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on Tuesday, employers will not have to post an employee rights notice emphasizing the right of employees to form a union pursuant to ...

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NLRB regs set to take effect in late April

Two new National Labor Relations Board regulations for employers are set to take effect on April 30 assuming federal court decisions or political opposition doesn’t further delay them. The first regulation requires union and non-union employers to post 11-by-17-inch notices ...

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NLRB: Company must reinstate fired workers

Buffalo employees fired for posting Facebook messages about their working conditions will have to wait awhile to be reinstated. Attorneys for the employer, Hispanics United of Buffalo Inc., plan to challenge a National Labor Relations Board ...

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NLRB down to three members

(Dolan Media Newswires) — National Labor Relations Board Chairman Wilma B. Liebman term has expired, leaving the agency with three members — the minimum number for the board to continue issuing opinions or undertaking rulemaking. The expiration of Liebman’s term ...

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