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.

NLRB Refuses to Yield On Anti-Arbitration Ruling Despite Near-Unanimous Rejection by Courts

By | Class Defense Blog | October 31, 2014

Today is Halloween, an occasion when our thoughts turn to jack o’lanterns, ghosts, and zombies.  We are particularly fascinated by zombies—the dead returned to life. But we’re not the only ones.  In a decision earlier this week, a majority of the National Labor Relations Board voted to reanimate the dead.