NLRB Says Vote On Union Elections Rule Is Legit

Law360, New York (June 12, 2012, 5:44 PM EDT) -- The National Labor Relations Board urged a Washington federal judge on Monday to reconsider striking down a controversial rule on streamlining union elections, claiming he misunderstood the mechanics of the board’s electronic voting room when finding it voted on the rule without a three-member quorum.

The NLRB argued the court made a clear error of fact when it ruled in favor of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Coalition for a Democratic Workforce to conclude that the rule aimed at speeding up union elections was...
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