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DC Circ. OKs NLRB Order Striking Union Resignation Rule

Law360 (May 8, 2018, 2:39 PM EDT) -- The National Labor Relations Board correctly found that a union's rule requiring workers at a Michigan union hall to resign membership in person illegally restricted their rights to quit the union under the National Labor Relations Act, the D.C. Circuit said in a published opinion Tuesday.

The unanimous panel rejected International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 58’s claims the board ignored precedent letting unions restrict how workers resign membership, saying the board only struck Local 58’s rule as too restrictive, while reaffirming unions’ powers to “impose ministerial...
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