LabCorp Says NLRB Lacks Authority For Union Election Ruling

Law360, New York (March 5, 2013, 1:40 PM EST) -- Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings on Friday sued the National Labor Relations Board in Washington federal court, arguing that the board overstepped its authority in ruling on a union election for a group of New Jersey patient service technicians because it lacks a quorum to make such decisions.

Burlington, N.C.-based LabCorp contends that pursuant to the U.S. Supreme Court's New Process Steel decision, the NLRB needs at least a three-member quorum to act, and because the D.C. Circuit in Noel Canning found President Barack Obama’s 2012...
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