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NLRB permit temporary employees to vote in union elections

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Over the last seven + years, the National Labor Relations Board (the Board or NLRB) has consistently expanded collective bargaining rights in a variety of employment settings. Continuing that trend, the NLRB has now reversed over a decade of precedent and ruled that outside temporary employees supplied to a “user” employer, and the user employer’s… Read More →

Phoenix lawyer urges Congress to block ‘joint employer’ rule

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Phoenix lawyer Mark Kisicki called on Congress Tuesday to “restore stability in labor relations” by reversing a National Labor Relations Board ruling that he said will cause “significant economic upheaval” if left untouched. Kisicki was one of several witnesses testifying to a Senate committee on an August change to NLRB regulations so that any company… Read More →

NLRB Issues First ‘Facebook Firing’ Decision

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National Labor Relations Board Issues First ‘Facebook Firing’ Decision The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is on a roll. Just a few weeks after issuing its first decision finding that a company’s social media policy violated the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) (see alert at left or here), the NLRB yesterday released its first decision… Read More →

Social Media Series: Employers Have To Be Diligent About Not Violating Employees’ Rights When It Comes To Social Media

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This article is part of an ongoing series about social media in the workplace. We’re interested in your feedback/questions, so please comment and the authors may address your issue in their next article. Tweet from Uncle Sam: Let your employees talk about their working conditions through social media — or else! Social media can get… Read More →