National Labor Relations Board


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National Labor Relations Board

Also called the NLRB. An agency of the U.S. federal government that monitors union elections and guards against unfair labor practices such as featherbedding or employer discrimination against union members. It also serves as an administrative court for labor disputes. The NLRB consists of five members, appointed by the president and confirmed by the Senate to a five-year term. It was established by executive order in 1934.
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The National Labor Relations Board is an independent federal agency that oversees workplace labor law, including collective bargaining rules and labor practices.
Cabot: The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) historically has maintained that nurses involved in patient care activities are not supervisors on grounds that a nurse's duties performed in connection with patient care are not acts performed in the interest of the employer.
According to the National Labor Relations Board, at the same time the Service Employees International Union was pressing the case for janitors' rights, it was trampling all over them.
Attorney, the National Labor Relations Board, the Department of Energy, the Department of Labor and the General Services Administration.
Union representatives have filed charges with the National Labor Relations Board, alleging that the MPTF improperly changed employees' wages.
SFS), a global leader in IT infrastructure services for business and government applications, today announced that the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has selected SAVVIS IT Utility Services as the solution to consolidate the NLRB's entire IT infrastructure.
Nickelodeon charges the WGA with attempting to circumvent the National Labor Relations Board, which has the issue under review.
The Santa Barbara News-Press has filed an unfair labor practice charge with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) against the Teamsters Union for engaging in illegal picketing which was threatening and coercive secondary activity in violation of the National Labor Relations Act.
The vote was 381-108 in the election, supervised by the National Labor Relations Board, that affects more than 580 registered nurses at the medical center's two hospitals.
The Santa Barbara News-Press has filed an unfair labor practice charge with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) against the Teamsters Union for threatening and coercive secondary activities directed at its distributors in violation of the National Labor Relations Act.
In a dispute that has simmered since June 29, the sides have bickered about representation issues, culminating with the union filing an unfair labor charge with the National Labor Relations Board, alleging that the studio reduced benefits of writers for the show ``Jimmy Neutron, Boy Genius.
The paper is deeply disappointed that the union wants the paper to give in to their demands without allowing for the proper National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) process to take place.

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