The UAW petitioned the National Labor Relations Board on Friday o hold another election in the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga after its narrow loss. But even if it wins the next round, I note in a morning piece at TIME Ideas, the war...Show More Summary
By Erin Horton, The National Law Review The National Labor Relations Board is seeking amicus briefs to help it decide whether full-time, non-tenure-eligible contingent faculty members at Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) are excluded from the National Labor Relations Act’s (NLRA) coverage as “managerial employees.”
By Matthew Archbold, The Cardinal Newman Society A group of adjunct faculty members at Seattle University recently filed a petition with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) with the intent of forming a union with Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 925, according to The Seattle Times.
Michael Hiltzik: Good for the United Auto Workers. The union has filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board over the flagrant interference in its recent election at Volkswagen’s Chattanooga plant. The workers voted narrowly against affiliating with the UAW. Whether the UAW complaint will result in the NLRB calling a new election, or [...]
By Ann Belser, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Any time the National Labor Relations Board wants to change a rule, it's like poking a bear.
In an example of the pot calling the kettle black, the United Auto Workers union has filed an appeal with the National Labor Relations Board asking for a re-vote, citing political "interference" in the union's narrow defeat in the Chattanooga, Tennessee, Volkswagen union election.
In a complete non-surprise given their officials' reactions last week, the United Auto Workers union has filed an appeal with the National Labor Relations Board of the election they lost at Volkswagen's Chattanooga, Tennessee plant. As...Show More Summary
n a hearing before the National Labor Relations Board in Chicago, Northwestern players have laid out an argument that they are employees entitled to unionize.
The United Auto Workers is challenging last week's close vote by workers at a Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., that rejected the UAW's bid to represent them. In an appeal filed with the National Labor Relations Board, the union asserted that "interference by politicians and outside special interest groups" had...
The United Auto Workers (UAW) filed a legal challenge late Friday with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to the certification of the organizing vote it lost last Friday at Volkswagen's auto plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The challenge was submitted just hours before the seven day post-election filing deadline expired. Show More Summary
The United Auto Workers union has filed an appeal this day with the National Labor Relations Board over the results of the three-day organization election at Volkwagen AG’s Chattanooga, Tenn. plant held last week, citing outside intimidation from anti-union groups and individuals. In the 58-page filing, the UAW goes into detail over the anti-unionization campaign, […]
The UAW has filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board over the interference of Tennessee politicians in the union election, claiming intimidation and asking that the results be thrown out and a new election held (PDF). This was an expected step and I’m glad the UAW made it. Because workers did say these [...]
In the next development in the UAW-Volkswagen episode, the union today filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board and called for a new vote from workers free of "intimidation" from third-parties. Read more...
The intricate battle between student-athletes and universities over the right to unionize and collectively bargain will be a long one. However, if Tuesday's National Labor Relations Board hearing was any indication, universities—in this...Show More Summary
(WASHINGTON) — The United Auto Workers is challenging last week’s vote by workers at the Volkswagen plant in Tennessee rejecting the UAW to represent them. The union filed an appeal on Friday with the National Labor Relations Board asserting that “interference by politicians and outside special interest groups” had swayed the election. Show More Summary
By Katherine Long, The Seattle Times Adjunct faculty members at Seattle University filed a petition with the National Labor Relations Board Thursday to form a union with Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 925.
Members of the Wildcat football team at Northwestern University have filed a representation petition with the Regional Office of the National Labor Relations Board in Chicago, seeking a Labor Board-conducted election to determine whether a majority of the players want to be represented by a union for purposes of collective bargaining. Show More Summary
By Alejandra Cancino, Chicago Tribune A National Labor Relations Board official on Thursday said that Northwestern University football players seeking to unionize have yet to show that they are employees of the school, a classification that is key to the players' effort to unionize through the NLRB process.
The latest step in the movement to unionize college football took place on Tuesday, as Kain Colter went before the National Labor Relations Board in Chicago to argue that Northwestern players should be able to form college football's...Show More Summary
By Jon Hyman, Workforce When is a picket line not a picket line? Apparently when the protests take place online, at least according to the National Labor Relations Board’s opinion in Amalgamated Transit Union, Local Union No. 1433 (NLRB 2/12/14) [pdf].