Bloomberg Law
Jan. 17, 2018, 4:35 PM

Labor Board Shakeup Could Centralize Control Over Cases

Lawrence E. Dubé
Lawrence E. Dubé

NLRB General Counsel Peter Robb (R) wants to launch a major restructuring of the National Labor Relations Board’s field office operations, sources familiar with the matter told Bloomberg Law.

Robb, a Trump appointee who became general counsel late last year, held a conference call with regional directors Jan. 11. He told the directors he is considering reorganizing the agency’s 26 regional offices into a smaller number of districts or regions supervised by officials who would report directly to the general counsel, several sources said.

Sources told Bloomberg Law they’re concerned that the general counsel wants to limit regional directors’ authority ...

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