Employment Law Update: What's new with the NLRB?

Date: October 21, 2015

Time: 8:00–10:00 a.m.

Location: Nixon Peabody LLP, Three First National Plaza, 70 West Madison, Suite 3500, Chicago, IL 60602

Over the past few years, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has been extremely active and its actions have significantly changed the legal landscape for both union and non-union workplaces. Join us on October 21 in our Chicago (Madison St.) office for an update on the latest developments and rulings from the NLRB and its impact on employers. Topics will include:

  • New election rules—effective April 14, 2015
  • Are “micro” bargaining units the next big thing?
  • Employee access to employer communication systems—NLRB decision in Purple Communications
  • Recent guidance on employee handbook policies and arbitration agreements
  • NLRB + social media—policies and discipline


  • Brian Alcala, Partner
  • Daniel Rizzi, Partner
  • Frank Saibert, Partner


8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:30–10:00 a.m. Briefing

Continuing Education

This course is eligible for 1.5 CLE, CPE and HRCI credits. See details here.

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