Manufacturers’ Fight Against NLRB Overreach Reaches U.S. District Court

Washington, D.C., – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after the NAM presented oral arguments in its lawsuit against the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) over the “Posting Requirement” rule issued by the agency in August.

This 194-page rule would increase regulation on employers by forcing them to post unionization information. The lawsuit, which is pending in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, asks the NLRB to set aside promulgation of the rule and alleges that the Board has overstepped its statutory authority and ignored congressional intent. (read more)