NLRB Sets Deadline For Workers To Oppose Union

Law360, New York (October 3, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The National Labor Relations Board has ordered that employees who are against unionization have 45 days to rally for support of a decertification vote even when a company consents to a card check process and the union prevails.

In a 3-2 decision, the NLRB panel on Tuesday opened the door for anti-union workers to challenge unionization and call for a secret ballot election even when a company permits a check card campaign for setting up a union.

Companies can require a secret ballot election after their...
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