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Regional Director

Welcome to Region 2 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 boroughs of Manhattan and the Bronx and Orange, Putnam, Rockland, and Westchester counties from our office in Manhattan. If you have questions or wish to file a charge or petition for election, please visit our office 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

Speakers:  Karen Fernbach, RD, R-2, David Leach , RD, R-22 & James Paulsen, RD, R-29, NLRB

Date:  Thursday, March 26, 2015

Time: 9:30 am to 12:00 Noon—Presentations begin at  9:45 am

Location : Offices of 32BJ SEIU,  25 West 18th Street, New York, NY

We encourage you to attend and network with your colleagues.

 

Richard F. Griffin, Jr., General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board, announced the appointment of Nicholas H. Lewis as the Assistant to the Regional Director of the NLRB’s Regional Office in for Region 2, New York, NY.

In his new position, Mr. Lewis will assist Regional Director Karen Fernbach in the administration and enforcement of the National Labor Relations Act in Manhattan, the Bronx and several counties North of New York City. Mr. Lewis succeeds Elbert Tellem, who recently retired.

Richard F. Griffin, Jr., General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board, announced the appointment of Leah Z. Jaffe as Regional Attorney for Region 2, New York, NY.

Twelve employees at the Biondi Elementary School in the Bronx, NY and at the Biondi Middle and High School in Yonkers, NY, who were laid off during bargaining for an initial collective-bargaining agreement, have received backpay and immediate offers of reinstatement as part of a settlement agreement reached on April 14, 2014.  

Board Member Sharon Block and Regional Directors Karen Fernbach (Region 1-Manhattan) and James Paulsen (Region 29-Brooklyn) shared insights into recent Board decisions and the impact of the Noel Canning decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit, in a panel discussion at a recent Cornell University labor and employment law program.

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Regional Case Developments

Case Name Case Numbersort ascending Case Activity Issuance Date
Sam'l Bingham's Son Mfg. Co. V3-C-02757 Board Decision 12/31/1948
Compliance Status of Cigar Makers, Etc. OO-AA-00000 Board Decision 03/27/1957
Quebecor World Mt. Morris II, LLC:33-CA-15319 JD(ATL)-34-07 Administrative Law Judges Decision
Electrical Workers Local 98 (TRI-M Group, LLC) CASE 04-CB-09713 Board Decision 08/31/2007
Decoster Egg Farms AO-347 Board Decision 02/04/1998
Green Towers, Inc. AO-346 Board Decision 01/13/1997
Tatm Realty Corp. AO-345 Board Decision 01/13/1997
733 Arnow Realty Assn. AO-344 Board Decision 12/23/1996
585 Associates & Lemle & Wollf AO-343 Board Decision 12/11/1996
1151 Elder Associates, L.L.C. AO-342 Board Decision 11/21/1996

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