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Michael C. Cass Named Officer-in-Charge in Hartford, Subregion 34

National Labor Relations Board Chairman Mark Gaston Pearce and General Counsel Richard F. Griffin, Jr., today announced the appointment of Michael C. Cass as Officer-in-Charge for Subregion 34, Hartford, Connecticut. 

A career NLRB employee, Mr. Cass had been serving as a Supervisory Field Examiner in the Hartford office. In his new position, he will assist Jonathan B. Kreisberg, Regional Director in Region 1, Boston, Massachusetts, in the enforcement and administration of the National Labor Relations Act in Connecticut.  Mr. Cass succeeds John S. Cotter, who is retiring. 

Boston

Welcome to Region 1 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 most of New England from our offices in Boston and Hartford. 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.

01 - Hartford

Address: 
450 Main St
Hartford, CT 06103-3503
Geofield: 
Latitude: 41.761178600000
Longitude: -72.674533700000
Phone: 
(860) 240-3522
Fax: 
(860) 240-3564
TTY: 
(860) 240-3041
Region: 
Hours: 
8:30am - 5:00pm ET

01 - Boston

Address: 
10 Causeway Street
6th Floor
Boston, MA 02222-1072
Geofield: 
Latitude: 42.365178000000
Longitude: -71.063127000000
Phone: 
(617) 565-6700
Fax: 
(617) 565-6725
TTY: 
(617) 565-6470
Region: 
Hours: 
8:30am - 5:00pm ET

Jonathan B. Kreisberg

Jonathan B. Kreisberg was appointed Regional Director of the Boston Regional Office (Region 1) when that office was consolidated with the Hartford Regional Office (Region 34), where he had served as Regional Director since 2009.  Mr. Kreisberg began his NLRB career in 1976 as a law student intern in the NLRB Division of Judges in Washington, D.C., and then served for almost three years as staff counsel to former Board Member John Penello.  In December 1979, Mr. Kreisberg transferred to the newly created then Subregion 39 in Hartford where he served for five years as a Field Attorney.

Federal judge orders Healthbridge to reinstate employees, restore wages and benefits, and bargain with union

A federal judge has ordered a Connecticut nursing home chain to offer reinstatement to approximately 600-700 workers, to rescind changes made to employee wages and benefits, and to bargain in good faith with the union that has long represented its employees

John Cotter appointed Officer in Charge in Hartford

National Labor Relations Board Chairman Mark Gaston Pearce and Acting General Counsel Lafe Solomon have announced the appointment of John Cotter as Officer in Charge of the Agency's newly-designated Subregional office in Hartford, Connecticut (Subregion 34). In his new position, Mr. Cotter will assist Jonathan Kreisberg, Director of the NLRB’s Region 1 in Boston, in enforcing the National Labor Relations Act in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.  Mr.

Regional Office restructuring approved by Board, to take effect December 10

The National Labor Relations Board has approved the formal restructuring of several regional offices, as proposed in July and adjusted in October, after evaluating feedback from members of Congress, NLRB staff, and the public, and conducting a pilot program in the field.

Federal Judge orders Connecticut hotel to rehire staff that supported union

A U.S. District Court Judge in Connecticut has ordered the Stamford Plaza Hotel and Conference Center to reinstate 28 employees who were laid off, then rehired by a subcontractor to perform the same work, after they expressed support for a union. 

The layoffs occurred just weeks after the United Food & Commercial Workers Union, Local 371, began gathering signatures for a unionization effort in June 2011. The two hotel operations that were subcontracted, housekeeping and maintenance, had demonstrated the strongest level of union support.

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