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Rep. Joe Wilson announces bill to alter national labor board

...Boeing.Wilson said he will introduce the National Labor Relations Board Reform Act on Mon day. The legislation would...For too long, the partisan nature of the National Labor Relations Board has caused instability in how the (board...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-12/rep-joe-wilson-announces-b
Ruling to allow athletes to unionize is thrown out by the National Labor Relations Board

CHICAGO - The National Labor Relations Board on Monday blocked a historic bid by Northwestern University football players to form the nation's first college athletes' union...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-17/ruling-allow-athletes-uni
Labor pains

...Things were apparently running too smoothly at America's 800,000 franchise businesses, so last week the National Labor Relations Board decided they needed some help from Big Labor.The board's Democrat majority, in a blatant attempt to help...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-09-07/labor-pains
Legal showdown looms over NCAA's ban on paying student-athletes

...case led by former UCLA basketball star Ed O'Bannon. The NCAA has appealed that ruling.On Monday, the National Labor Relations Board blocked football players at Northwestern University from forming their own labor union, overturning a regional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-22/legal-showdown-looms-over
We already have pro sports

...allowed to unionize like pros ? as Northwestern University football players have tried to do, and which one National Labor Relations Board regional director last year said they could?Thankfully, the full five-member national NLRB unanimously...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-21/we-already-have-pro-s
Smallbiz Small Talk: Bosses can't get even when staffers gripe on social media

...called concerted activity, or joining with fellow staffers to improve working conditions, according to the National Labor Relations Board, the government agency responsible for upholding workers' rights."The NLRB is effectively taking the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-27/smallbiz-small-talk-bosses
Machinists seek union vote at Boeing plant in South Carolina; company opposes move

...company, the workers or the state. Union spokesman Frank Larkin said the Machinists have petitioned the National Labor Relations Board. Under agency rules, 30 percent of the workers in a potential bargaining unit must sign cards that they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-16/machinists-seek-union-vote
McDonald's workers file complaints over burns in ongoing campaign for higher pay, unionization

...responsible for employment decisions at franchised restaurants.The matter has reached the general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board, which said late last year that McDonald's could be named as a joint employer in complaints by workers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-16/mcdonalds-workers-file-com
Machinists consider withdrawing request for next week's union vote at Boeing SC operations

...said Larkin.The Machinists petitioned the National Labor Relations Board last month to hold an April 22 election...would be at least a year before another vote.National Labor Relations Board spokeswoman Jessica Kahanek said the union...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-15/machinists-consider-withdrawing-req
Fast-food labor organizers plan actions for April 15

...decisions at franchised locations.One closely watched case addressing the matter began this week, when the National Labor Relations Board began hearings on complaints filed by worker groups over alleged labor violations at McDonald's restaurants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-31/fast-food-labor-organizers