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Regional Director

Welcome to Region 16 of the National Labor Relations Board. We conduct elections, investigate charges of unfair labor practices, and protect the rights of workers to act together, serving the state of Texas from our main office in Fort Worth and resident offices in Houston and San Antonio. If you have questions or wish to file a charge or petition for election, please visit one of our offices or call and ask for the Information Officer on duty. We can arrange to have someone speak with you in the language of your choice. We are also happy to provide speakers and materials to promote a greater understanding of the National Labor Relations Act.

News From the Region

On Wednesday, June 11, 2014, Regional Director Martha Kinard will make a presentation in Dallas, Texas addressing recent developments at the NLRB.  Kinard’s presentation will also include a discussion of protected concerted activity, NLRB social media cases and the NLRA in the non-union workplace.

For more information, click here:  http://www.laborlawyers.com/DallasLunchAndLearn

Three employees of LB&B Associates, Inc., Dae Sung LLC, and FTSS Joint Venture (the Employer), who provide flight simulator services at the Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base in Fort Worth, TX, will receive nearly $105,000 in backpay pursuant to a NLRB settlement.    

On April 7, 2014, Valero Services, Inc. agreed to rescind its nationwide social media policy and to post and mail a NLRB remedial notice to its employees throughout the country in response to a complaint filed by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB).  Valero Services provides employee leasing services to refineries and plants located throughout the United States, including a refinery located in Port Arthur, Texas.

On March 19, 2014, Keck Hospital of USC, formerly known as USC University Hospital (Employer), agreed to fully remedy the employees affected by its unilateral elimination of an extra shift bonus and a mandatory on-call schedule.

A plastic surgery center in Dallas has agreed to pay more than $300,000 to settle charges that it unlawfully fired two employees and then sued one of them in state court after she sought help from the NLRB's Fort Worth office.

The center, Advanced Facial Plastic Surgery Center, PA, also agreed to drop the state lawsuit, to rescind a rule prohibiting wage discussions by employees, and to cease paying its attorney to unlawfully and coercively represent its employees.  The National Labor Relations Board issued an order on May 29, 2013 approving the terms of the formal settlement.

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Regional Case Developments

Case Namesort ascending Case Number Case Activity Issuance Date
Wyatt Metal and Boiler Works 16-C-000962 Board Decision 03/20/1944
Wyatt Metal & Boiler Works 16-R-000958 Board Decision 07/27/1944
Wyatt Metal & Boiler Works 16-R-002375 Board Decision 05/21/1948
Wyatt Field Service Company 16-CA-026356 Administrative Law Judges Decision 06/30/2009
Worth Manufacturing Co. 16-CA-001403 Board Decision 11/17/1961
Worth Food Markets 16-RC-001142 Board Decision 06/19/1953
Worth Food Markets 16-RC-001142 Board Decision 03/03/1953
Window Glass Cutters League of America, Etc. 16-CD-00022-1 Board Decision 02/20/1964
Wilson Engraving Co. 16-RC-007898 Board Decision 09/26/1980
Wilson and Co., Inc. 16-CA-000306 Board Decision 07/31/1951

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