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Insights for the Labor Relations Professional

IAM Losses First Round of Micro-Unit Fight with Nissan

On June 11, 2021, the NLRB Regional Director rejected the IAM’s petition to represent 87 tool and die technicians out of about...

Tags: appropriate unit, bargaining unit, Elections

Union Wins in Micro Unit at Boeing’s South Carolina Plant

By Nelson Cary and Gregory Scheiderer

Developments at the Boeing plant in Charleston, South Carolina, prove that the specter of...

Tags: bargaining unit

Surely a Tugboat Captain is a Supervisor Under the NLRA, Right? Not Necessarily!

A tugboat captain is responsible for the safe operation of the vessel, its crew, and its cargo. The captain has deckhands...

Tags: bargaining unit

New Rule on Election Procedures will Speed Up Union Elections

The NLRB has, after much anticipation, issued its “ambush election” or “quickie election” final rule. A summary of the major...

Tags: ambush election, bargaining unit

A Limit on Micro-Unions for Now, but Long-Term Significance of Limitation Uncertain

On the heels of the much anticipated decision involving the Macy’s department store chain, discussed on this blog last week, the...

Tags: bargaining unit, bargaining

How Many Unions Can Your Workplace Support?

When most people think about unions, they think about a single union that represents all of the employees at a single workplace....

Tags: bargaining unit


Insights for the Labor Relations Professional