NLRB Asks DC Circ. To Rehear Union Poster Rule Case

Law360, New York (July 22, 2013, 8:19 PM EDT) -- The National Labor Relations Board on Monday asked the D.C. Circuit to reconsider a panel ruling that struck down the board's controversial rule requiring employers to display posters about workers' right to unionize, saying the ruling failed to address a central question.

The D.C. Circuit's May 7 opinion vacating the rule explicitly sidestepped the question of whether the board had the authority to mandate the poster under Section 6 of the National Labor Relations Act, which gives the board the power to issue rules necessary to...
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