Nursing Home RNs Cannot Unionize, 6th Circ. Says

Law360, New York (July 2, 2013, 8:45 PM EDT) -- A divided Sixth Circuit panel vacated a National Labor Relations Board decision Tuesday that ordered a nursing home operator to bargain with a union representing registered nurses at a Tennessee facility, holding that the nurses were supervisors and thus not permitted to unionize.

The 2-1 decision in favor of GGNSC Springfield vacated a April 9 NLRB decision that said the company violated the National Labor Relations Act when it refused to bargain with the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, which the nurses had picked...
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