Cornell University

Labor and Employment Law Program

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National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) & National Labor Relations Act (NLRA)

National Labor Relations BoardNational Labor Relations Act

Congress enacted the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) in 1935 to protect the rights of employees and employers, to encourage collective bargaining, and to curtail certain private sector labor and management practices, which can harm the general welfare of workers, businesses and the U.S. economy. Source:

Northwestern University and CAPA: The NLRB and College Football
May 2, 2014  
A Discussion with Richard Griffin, General Counsel, NLRB
December 13, 2013  
The NLRB: Crisis or Business as Usual?
May 15, 2013  
The NLRB: Breaking New Ground?
February 15, 2013  
A Conversation with Mark G. Pearce
October 26, 2012 - New York City  
The NLRB Region 3 Conference
May 11, 2012 - Depew, NY  
A Conversation with Lafe Solomon: Just Keeping the NLRB Current?
April 27, 2012, New York City  
NLRB Election Procedures Amended
February 16, 2012, New York City  
Labor Relations in Exceptionally Challenging Times
October 14, 2011 - Fairport, NY  
May-June 2011 Online video available  
NLRB Pay Remedies for Discriminatees - A New Approach?
February 4, 2011 - New York City  
NLRB 2010 Conference
May 14, 2010 - Depew, NY  
Labor Relations in Challenging Times
October 22, 2009 - Rochester  
What is the Future of the NLRB?
April 23, 2009 - NYC  
A Summit: What's Next for the NLRB?
February 29, 2008 - NYC