NLRB Rips Challenge To Obama’s Recess Appointments

Law360, New York (January 31, 2012, 2:44 PM EST) -- National Labor Relations Board attorneys on Monday blasted claims that the board can’t enforce a new unionization rights posting rule because President Barack Obama’s recess appointments to the board were allegedly unconstitutional, calling the argument “both futile and prejudicial.”

The Coalition for a Democratic Workplace and other trade groups that are challenging the rule requiring employers to post a sign informing workers of their right to unionize, which is set to take effect in April. They lodged a Jan. 13 motion to amend their complaint to...
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