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National Labor Relations Board

NLRB Further Extends Time for Submitting Comments on Proposed Joint-Employer Rulemaking

Post Date: Monday - December 10, 2018 - 1:58pm
The National Labor Relations Board is extending the time for submitting comments regarding its proposed rulemaking to address its joint-employer standard for an additional 30 days. The submission window is currently open and interested parties may now ......
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Fred B. Jacob Named NLRB Solicitor

Post Date: Monday - December 10, 2018 - 11:16am
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) today announced the appointment of Fred B. Jacob as the new Solicitor.  Mr. Jacob brings to the Board over two decades of experience practicing labor law and advising federal agencies on ethics, administrative ......
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NLRB Issues Strategic Plan for FY 2019 to FY 2022

Post Date: Friday - December 7, 2018 - 12:48pm
The National Labor Relations Board is issuing its Strategic Plan for fiscal years 2019 through 2022, which is required under the Government Performance and Results Act of 2010.  The Strategic Plan contains four mission-related goals to support the visi......
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NLRB Extends Time for Submitting Comments on Proposed Joint-Employer Rulemaking

Post Date: Tuesday - October 30, 2018 - 2:33pm
The National Labor Relations Board is extending the time for submitting comments regarding its proposed rulemaking concerning the standard for determining joint-employer status under the National Labor Relations Act for an additional 30 days.  The subm......
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NLRB Selects Roxanne Rothschild as Executive Secretary

Post Date: Thursday - October 25, 2018 - 1:57pm
The National Labor Relations Board has selected Roxanne Rothschild as its new Executive Secretary.  During her 16 years with the NLRB, Ms. Rothschild has developed a deep expertise in nearly every function the Agency performs.  Ms. Rothschild started a......
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Board Suspends Briefing in Loshaw Thermal Technology

Post Date: Monday - October 15, 2018 - 2:11pm
Washington, DC — On September 11, 2018, the Board issued a Notice and Invitation to File Briefs in Loshaw Thermal Technology, LLC, 05-CA-158650, regarding whether Section 9(a) bargaining relationships in the construction industry may be established by ......
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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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