U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down President Obama’s Recess Appointments to the NLRB

Stephen R. McCutcheon, Jr., Attorney at Law The Supreme Court unanimously ruled in National Labor Relations Board v. Noel Canning, No. 12-1281, that President Obama’s recess appointments to the NLRB, over the objection of the Senate, were unconstitutional.  Faced with opposition to his appointments from the Senate, President Obama had waited until the Senate took … More U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down President Obama’s Recess Appointments to the NLRB

NLRB General Counsel Argues Employees Should Have the Right to Use Company E-Mail for Union Organizing

On June 16, 2014, National Labor Relations Board General Counsel filed a brief arguing that the Board should find that employees have a statutory right to use their employer’s e-mail system for union organizing, overturning the Board’s 2007 decision in Register-Guard. General Counsel Richard Griffin argues that as a result of technological developments, in many … More NLRB General Counsel Argues Employees Should Have the Right to Use Company E-Mail for Union Organizing