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Cybersecurity and the NLRB

November 18, 2014
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The NLRB potentially is looking to expand its reach in the area of cybersecurity.
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Directing the Delicate Union Decertification Dance

November 11, 2014
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Employers cannot interject in a decertification campaign. If you have any doubt on where the line is in your case, consult with your labor counsel to avoid a costly error.
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Not All Speech on Social Media Is Protected

November 6, 2014
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There exists a line between protected online speech and unprotected threats, harassment, or insubordination.
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Poorly Placed Pickles Is an Awful Reason for Discipline

October 6, 2014
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Folks, no one in their right mind is going to believe that a fast-food worker suffered discipline for poor pickle placement.
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Your 'No Loitering' Policy for Employees Could Be Unlawful

October 3, 2014
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An NLRB judge concluded that a no loitering policy unlawfully restricted employees’ rights to engage in protected concerted activity.
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Legal Briefing: The Housekeeper, The Cashier and Concerted Activity

September 1, 2014
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Employee complaints about another co-worker, when brought on behalf of other employees, can be considered protected activity under the National Labor Relations Act.
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Even the Lone Wolf can Establish Protected Concerted Activity With Today’s NLRB

August 19, 2014
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This case creates a dangerous precedent. It enables an employee to create an unfair labor practice out of thin air merely by airing an issue with co-workers, regardless of whether those co-workers share in that concern.
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NLRB Seeks to Supersize its Joint-Employer Standard

July 30, 2014
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This issue is years from a resolution, but nevertheless warrants notice, as it serves as further evidence of the aggressive pro-union position the current iteration of the NLRB is putting forth.
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Soliciting Is One Tough Cookie

July 2, 2014
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Keep a close eye on the NLRB for actions that will severely hamper your efforts to limit solicitations in your workplace.
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Legal Briefing: Workers' Lips Can't be Sealed on Wages, Working Conditions

July 1, 2014
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Employers cannot maintain employee confidentiality rules that prohibit the discussion of personnel information involving wages and other working conditions.
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