NLRB Releases Eight Advice Memoranda

On April 15, 2019, the Office of the General Counsel for the National Labor Relations Board released eight Advice Memoranda, which are summarized below. [Note:...

NLRB “Resets” Independent Contractor Test

On January 25, 2019, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) issued a decision in SuperShuttle DFW, Inc., which walked back an earlier, controversial decision that altered...

Another Extension for Joint-Employer Rule

Several weeks ago, we reported that the joint-employer standard introduced in 2015 by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in the Browning-Ferris matter had been upheld by...

Another Twist for Joint-Employer Test

The controversial decision of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in Browning-Ferris has seen another twist prior to the end of 2018. The decision itself was issued...

NLRB: Rulemaking on Joint Employment Standard

Since Browning-Ferris (2015) was decided by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), employers have been struggling to stay ahead of the ever-changing landscape of agency interpretations...

Will the NLRB Reshape Labor Law?

Do you recall our report on the recent Supreme Court decision in Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis (2018)? Epic Systems has so far been known primarily as...

NLRB Issues Additional Guidance on Handbooks

Under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) employers cannot prohibit employees from engaging in protected concerted activity. Protected concerted activity, also known as Section 7...