Congress Goes Too Far With Bill To Curb NLRB, Attys Say

Law360, New York (September 19, 2011, 4:49 PM EDT) -- Last week’s passage of a bill that would bar the National Labor Relations Board from seeking to force employers to relocate work as a remedy for labor law violations is a knee-jerk reaction to the agency’s controversial action against Boeing Co., lawyers say.

H.R. 2587, the Protecting Jobs from Government Interference Act, was introduced by Rep. Tim Scott, R-S.C., on July 19, prompted by the unfair labor practices complaint issued by NLRB acting General Counsel Lafe Solomon against Boeing on April 20.

That complaint alleges that...
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