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National Labor Relations Board

NLRB Chairman Responds to Senators Regarding the Use of Employer Email Inquiry

Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 3:41pm
Washington, DC — Earlier today, Chairman John F. Ring responded to a September 17, 2018 letter from Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI), Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), and Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) regarding......
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Board Proposes Rule to Change its Joint-Employer Standard

Post Date: Thursday - September 13, 2018 - 9:09am
WASHINGTON, DC — The National Labor Relations Board will publish a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking tomorrow in the Federal Register regarding its joint-employer standard. Under the proposed rule, an employer may be found to be a joint-employer of another......
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Board Invites Briefs Regarding Whether Section 9(a) Bargaining Relationships in the Construction Industry May Be Established by Contract Language Alone

Post Date: Tuesday - September 11, 2018 - 4:01pm
Washington, DC — In a notice issued today in Loshaw Thermal Technology, LLC, 05-CA-158650, the National Labor Relations Board invites the filing of briefs regarding whether it should revisit the holding of Staunton Fuel & Material, 335 NLRB 717 (20......
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NLRB Extends Time for Filing Briefs in Caesars Entertainment Corporation d/b/a Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino

Post Date: Friday - August 31, 2018 - 8:34am
Washington, DC — To aid in the consideration of the issues raised in Caesars Entertainment Corporation d/b/a Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino, 28-CA-060841, the Board has extended the time for filing briefs. The submission window is currently open, and ......
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NLRB Reviewing Applications for Opportunity for Voluntary Early Retirement and Separation for Select Agency Positions

Post Date: Wednesday - August 22, 2018 - 4:26pm
WASHINGTON, DC — On August 7, 2018, the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB” or “Agency”) announced that it was offering voluntary early retirement and voluntary separation to employees holding eligible positions in the Agency under the Voluntary Ear......
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Kenneth W. Chu Named Associate Chief Administrative Law Judge in New York

Post Date: Tuesday - August 14, 2018 - 9:34am
WASHINGTON, DC— The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) today announced the appointment of Judge Kenneth W. Chu as Associate Chief Administrative Law Judge in charge of the New York Office of Judges. He replaces Associate Chief Judge Mindy Landow, wh......
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NLRB Announces Opportunity for Voluntary Early Retirement and Separation for Select Agency Positions

Post Date: Tuesday - August 7, 2018 - 12:53pm
WASHINGTON, DC — Today, the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB” or “the Agency”) announced that it will offer voluntary early retirement and voluntary separation to employees holding eligible positions in designated locations within the Agency.......
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NLRB Administrative Law Judges Validly Appointed

Post Date: Monday - August 6, 2018 - 1:30pm
Washington, D.C.—The National Labor Relations Board today rejected a challenge regarding the appointment of its administrative law judges ("ALJs"), concluding that all of the Board’s ALJs have been validly appointed under the Appointments Clause of the......
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Board Invites Briefs Regarding Employee Use of Employer Email

Post Date: Wednesday - August 1, 2018 - 11:39am
Washington, D.C. — In a notice issued today, the National Labor Relations Board invites the filing of briefs on whether the Board should adhere to, modify, or overrule Purple Communications, Inc., 361 NLRB 1050 (2014)....
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NLRB Launches Pilot of Proactive Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

Post Date: Tuesday - July 10, 2018 - 11:20am
WASHINGTON, DC — Today, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) announced it is launching a new pilot program to enhance the use of its Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) program. The new pilot program will increase participation opportunities for ......
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NLRB Launches Pilot of Proactive Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

Post Date: Tuesday - July 10, 2018 - 11:20am
WASHINGTON, DC — Today, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) announced it is launching a new pilot program to enhance the use of its Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) program. The new pilot program will increase participation opportunities for ......
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NLRB to Undertake Comprehensive Internal Ethics and Recusal Review

Post Date: Friday - June 8, 2018 - 8:43am
Washington, DC — The National Labor Relations Board today announced that it will undertake a comprehensive review of its policies and procedures governing ethics and recusal requirements for Board Members.  This initiative will ensure that the NLRB’s s......
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NLRB Chairman Provides Response to Senators Regarding Joint-Employer Inquiry

Post Date: Tuesday - June 5, 2018 - 2:01pm
Washington, DC — Earlier today, Chairman John F. Ring responded to a May 29, 2018 letter from Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-VT), and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) expressing concern over the Agency’s announcement regarding join......
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Supreme Court Issues Decision in NLRB v. Murphy Oil USA

Post Date: Monday - May 21, 2018 - 3:13pm
Washington, DC—Earlier today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued its decision in Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis, No. 16-285; Ernst & Young LLP v. Morris, No. 16-300; and NLRB v. Murphy Oil USA, Inc., No. 16-307 (May 21, 2018).  The National......
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NLRB Considering Rulemaking to Address Joint-Employer Standard

Post Date: Wednesday - May 9, 2018 - 1:38pm
Washington, DC — The Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs today published the National Labor Relations Board’s submission that the Board is considering rulemaking to address the standard for determining joint-employer status under the National ......
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