Negative-Attitude Rule Upheld
A restaurant that fired a server for breaking a negative-attitude rule in the employee handbook did not violate the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA).
SHRM Opposes ‘Ambush-Election’ Rule
Steve Browne, SPHR, executive director of human resources for Cincinnati-based pizza chain LaRosa’s Inc., didn’t pull any punches about a proposal that would shorten union-election periods when he testified before the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
UAW Seeks New Election at Chattanooga VW Plant
The United Auto Workers (UAW) wants a second bite at the apple among VW workers at a Chattanooga, Tenn., plant, filing objections on Feb. 21, 2014, to the workers’ rejection of the union in an election held Feb. 12-14.
Volkswagen Plant Rejects Union, But Works Council May Be Established
The United Auto Workers (UAW) suffered a big loss when Volkswagen’s Chattanooga, Tenn., employees voted against having the union as their bargaining representative.