NLRB Accuses Boeing Of Retaliation For Labor Strikes

Law360, New York (April 20, 2011, 7:21 PM EDT) -- The National Labor Relations Board slapped Boeing Co. with a complaint Wednesday over the aerospace giant's decision to open a production line at a South Carolina nonunion facility, alleging the move was retaliation for strikes by unionized Washington state employees.

The board claims Boeing brass made public comments about moving a 787 Dreamliner production line to South Carolina in response to strikes by International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers members in Washington's Puget Sound area.

“A worker's right to strike is a fundamental right guaranteed...
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