Fallout From Supreme Court's NLRB Ruling?

Law360, New York (June 24, 2010, 1:52 PM EDT) -- Last week, a divided U.S. Supreme Court ruled (5-4) that the National Labor Relations Board exceeded its statutory authority by deciding nearly 600 cases with only two sitting members. New Process Steel LP v. NLRB, 560 U.S. __ (June 17, 2010).

Interpreting Section 3(b) of the National Labor Relations Act, which provides that “three members of the Board shall, at all times, constitute a quorum of the Board,” the court held that the two-member board had no power to issue the rulings, many of which will...
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