Vorys on Labor

Vorys on Labor

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Judge Kavanaugh and the NLRA: A Sampling of Opinions

Posted in Courts
Last week, as I’m sure everyone has now heard, President Trump announced his pick for the U.S. Supreme Court.  For those of you who missed it, President Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh, a judge on the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. Judge Kavanaugh has been involved in numerous decisions dealing with the NLRA.  Primarily, this is… Continue Reading

Protecting the Employer’s Brand During a Labor Dispute

Posted in Union Organizing
The NLRB makes it hard to protect a company’s investment, which can be substantial, in its brand. A recent decision demonstrates the perils that employers can encounter for their brand during a labor dispute. The case involved the national sandwich franchise, Jimmy John’s, and one of its franchisees in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area. The franchisee’s workers began… Continue Reading