Split NLRB Nixes Train Repair Co.'s Nondisparagement Rule

Law360 (July 20, 2020, 7:30 PM EDT) -- A divided National Labor Relations Board panel said a train repair company violated federal labor law by blocking workers from bad-mouthing the company even among each other, and found the company tainted a vote to oust its workers' union, vacating the union's narrow loss.

NLRB Chairman John Ring and member Marvin Kaplan on Friday said Union Tank Car Company's ban on disparaging the company or managers to "customers or employees" unjustly blocks workers from voicing complaints, reversing an agency judge's decision. The panel also wiped out a 55-54 vote to decertify the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Attached Documents

Related Sections

Law Firms

Companies

Government Agencies

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!