Watch Where You Place That Pickle! NLRB Rules Against Burger King Franchisee for “Union Busting” Activities

Watch Where You Place That Pickle! NLRB Rules Against Burger King Franchisee for “Union Busting” Activities

Last month the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ruled that a multi-unit Burger King franchisee violated the National Labor Relations Act (Act) by threatening pro-union employees with termination; maintaining a policy that denied access to off-duty employees to all areas of its premises and prohibited solicitation; and disciplining a pro-union employee for engaging in activity protected by the Act.