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National Labor Relations Board

NLRB Rulemaking Agenda Announced

Post Date: Wednesday - May 22, 2019 - 3:42pm
Washington, DC —The rulemaking priorities of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) were released today by the OMB’s Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs.  The release, based on a submission prepared at the direction of the Chairman, is incl......
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NLRB Chairman Responds to Members of Congress Regarding Review of Joint-Employer Comments

Post Date: Friday - March 22, 2019 - 9:15am
Washington, DC — Earlier today, Chairman John F. Ring responded to a March 14, 2019 letter from Chairman Bobby Scott (D-VA) and Chairwoman Frederica Wilson (D-FL) regarding the Agency’s planned process for review of comments submitted in response to it......
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NLRB Chairman Responds to Members of Congress Regarding Review of Joint-Employer Comments

Post Date: Friday - March 22, 2019 - 9:15am
Washington, DC — Earlier today, Chairman John F. Ring responded to a March 14, 2019 letter from Chairman Bobby Scott (D-VA) and Chairwoman Frederica Wilson (D-FL) regarding the Agency’s planned process for review of comments submitted in response to it......
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Board Extends Time for Filing Amicus and Responsive Briefs Regarding Jurisdiction Over Charter Schools

Post Date: Friday - March 1, 2019 - 4:26pm
On February 4, 2019, the National Labor Relations Board invited the filing of briefs in KIPP Academy Charter School, 02-RD-191760, to allow parties and interested amici an opportunity to address whether the Board should exercise its discretion to decli......
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Board Extends Time for Filing Amicus and Responsive Briefs Regarding Jurisdiction Over Charter Schools

Post Date: Friday - March 1, 2019 - 4:26pm
On February 4, 2019, the National Labor Relations Board invited the filing of briefs in KIPP Academy Charter School, 02-RD-191760, to allow parties and interested amici an opportunity to address whether the Board should exercise its discretion to decli......
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NLRB Sets Standards Affecting Beck Objectors, Union Lobbying Expenses Are Not Chargeable

Post Date: Friday - March 1, 2019 - 11:12am
Washington, DC—Nonmember objectors cannot be compelled to pay for union lobbying expenses, the National Labor Relations Board ruled today.  The Board majority held that lobbying activity, although sometimes relating to terms of employment or incidental......
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NLRB Sets Standards Affecting Beck Objectors, Union Lobbying Expenses Are Not Chargeable

Post Date: Friday - March 1, 2019 - 11:12am
Washington, DC—Nonmember objectors cannot be compelled to pay for union lobbying expenses, the National Labor Relations Board ruled today.  The Board majority held that lobbying activity, although sometimes relating to terms of employment or incidental......
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Board Grants Review and Invites Briefs Regarding Jurisdiction Over Charter Schools

Post Date: Monday - February 4, 2019 - 7:03am
Washington, DC—Today, the National Labor Relations Board issued an Order in KIPP Academy Charter School, 02-RD-191760, granting review in part and inviting the filing of briefs regarding whether the Board should exercise its discretion to decline juris......
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Board Grants Review and Invites Briefs Regarding Jurisdiction Over Charter Schools

Post Date: Monday - February 4, 2019 - 7:03am
Washington, DC—Today, the National Labor Relations Board issued an Order in KIPP Academy Charter School, 02-RD-191760, granting review in part and inviting the filing of briefs regarding whether the Board should exercise its discretion to decline juris......
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NLRB Returns to Long-Standing Independent-Contractor Standard

Post Date: Friday - January 25, 2019 - 9:55am
Washington, DC—Today, the National Labor Relations Board returned to its long-standing independent-contractor standard, reaffirming the Board’s adherence to the traditional common-law test.  In doing so, the Board clarified the role entrepreneurial opp......
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NLRB Returns to Long-Standing Independent-Contractor Standard

Post Date: Friday - January 25, 2019 - 9:55am
Washington, DC—Today, the National Labor Relations Board returned to its long-standing independent-contractor standard, reaffirming the Board’s adherence to the traditional common-law test.  In doing so, the Board clarified the role entrepreneurial opp......
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NLRB Chairman Provides Response to Members of Congress Regarding Joint-Employer Rulemaking

Post Date: Thursday - January 17, 2019 - 4:10pm
Today, Chairman John F. Ring responded to a January 8, 2019 letter from Chairman Bobby Scott (D-VA), and Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) urging the Board to withdraw its Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on the joint-employer standard. A copy of Cha......
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NLRB Chairman Provides Response to Members of Congress Regarding Joint-Employer Rulemaking

Post Date: Thursday - January 17, 2019 - 4:10pm
Today, Chairman John F. Ring responded to a January 8, 2019 letter from Chairman Bobby Scott (D-VA), and Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) urging the Board to withdraw its Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on the joint-employer standard. A copy of Cha......
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NLRB Provides Email Address for Alternate Method to Submit Public Comments on Proposed Joint-Employer Rulemaking Due to Partial Shutdown

Post Date: Thursday - January 17, 2019 - 11:38am
Washington, DC — In light of the partial government shutdown and subsequent shutdown of Regulations.gov, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) today announced the establishment of an email address for the electronic submission of public comments on......
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NLRB Further Extends Time for Submitting Comments on Proposed Joint-Employer Rulemaking in Light of DC Circuit’s Recent Browning-Ferris Decision

Post Date: Friday - January 11, 2019 - 3:33pm
In light of the unique circumstance presented by the December 28, 2018 issuance by the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit of its decision in Browning-Ferris Industries of California v....
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