Manufacturers Sue NLRB Over Union Rights Posting Rule

Law360, New York (September 9, 2011, 10:59 PM EDT) -- The National Association of Manufacturers reportedly sued the National Labor Relations Board on Thursday over a new rule that requires employers to post workplace notices informing employees of their unionization rights under the National Labor Relations Act.

NAM's suit, filed in Washington federal court, claims that the NLRB does not have the authority from Congress to enact the rule, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday.

Unlike with other mandatory workplace notices, Congress did not expressly authorize the board to issue the unionization rights posting rule, NAM...
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