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NLRB Returns to Former Stance on Employers’ Obligations to Continues Dues Checkoff after CBAs Expire

Posted in Strikes, Union Negotiations
On Monday, the NLRB reinstated its long-standing position that the NLRA does not require employers to continue dues checkoff after the expiration of a collective bargaining agreement. The case, entitled Valley Hospital Medical Center, 368 N.L.R.B. No. 139 (“Valley Hospital”), came after a four-year-long departure from that long-standing position. Many labor professionals may see the… Continue Reading

Unauthorized PTO Deductions from Striking Employees Unlawful, Says Division of Advice

Posted in Strikes
Deducting paid time off (“PTO”) from employees for time spent on strike without their permission violates the NLRA, according to a memorandum from the NLRB’s Division of Advice. The memorandum, authored in 2016, was released earlier this month. A company that operates ground handling and terminal services for several airlines in Philadelphia became embroiled in… Continue Reading