NLRB's Rulemaking Power Hinges On Union Poster Case

Law360, New York (September 10, 2012, 10:36 PM EDT) -- The National Labor Relations Board will defend before the D.C. Circuit on Tuesday its rule requiring employers to hang posters about employees' right to unionize in an appeal that attorneys say will help determine the extent of the board's authority to regulate employer conduct through rulemaking.

The appeals court is scheduled to hear oral arguments Tuesday in a case that reached it after U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson affirmed the NLRB's power to require the posters but struck down portions of the rule denoting a...
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