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10j Injunctions

10(j) Injunction Activity at the National Labor Relations Board

Section 10(j) of the National Labor Relations Act authorizes the National Labor Relations Board to seek temporary injunctions against employers and unions in federal district courts to stop unfair labor practices while the case is being litigated before administrative law judges and the Board. These temporary injunctions are needed to protect the process of collective bargaining and employee rights under the Act, and to ensure that Board decisions will be meaningful. The section was added as part of a set of reforms to the Act in 1947. Over the years, all NLRB General Counsels have made use of this effective enforcement tool, as shown in this chart.

There are 15 categories of labor disputes in which Section 10(j) injunctions may be appropriate, listed here. Under NLRB processes, potential cases are identified by Regional Offices and reviewed by the General Counsel, who must seek authorization from the Board before proceeding to court. Below is a list of all 10(j) injunction cases authorized by the Board since September 1, 2010, with status updates.

Authorization Date Case Number Case Namesort descending Injunction Status
04/05/2012 13-CA-070644 Pappas Company, Ltd. Settled pre-10(j) Petition
08/22/2012 14-CA-080874 Patrish, LLC, d/b/a Northwest Airport Inn Seeking Injunction
09/21/2012 11-CA-075709 PERDUE FARMS, INC. Settled pre-10(j) Petition
05/11/2011 32-CA-025247 Piedmont Gardens Granted
02/02/2012 30-CA-067117 Piggly Wiggly Midwest, LLC Granted
09/07/2012 09-CA-073268 PNK OHIO LLC d/b/a RIVER DOWNS RACETRACK Settled pre-10(j) Petition
05/09/2014 25-CA-117589 PORTER HOSPITAL, LLC D/B/A PORTER REGIONAL HOSPITAL Settled pre-10(j) Petition
04/03/2013 05-CA-091629 Potomac Disposal, Inc. Settled pre-10(j) Petition
11/19/2012 04-CA-079603 Pratt Corrugated Logistics and Pratt Industries, Inc. Single Employer Seeking Injunction
03/15/2011 02-CA-039988 Pre School of America Settled post-10(j) Petition
07/09/2012 34-CA-071823 Pressroom Cleaners, Inc. Granted
01/30/2012 09-CA-068069 PRINT FULFILLMENT SERVICES LLC Granted in Part
08/22/2013 12-CA-101034 Professional Transportation, Inc. Denied
07/15/2013 26-CA-091524 PROGRESS RAIL SERVICES CORPORATION, A SUBSIDIARY OF CATERPILLAR Settled pre-10(j) Petition
04/08/2014 19-CA-118767 Providence Health & Services - OR, dba Providence Portland Medical Center Settled pre-10(j) Petition
12/20/2013 19-CA-095716 Providence Health & Services-Washington d/b/a Providence St. Peter Chemical Dependency Center Settled pre-10(j) Petition
05/17/2012 02-CA-071508 Raz Dairy Granted
05/08/2012 18-CA-074960 RELCO LOCOMOTIVES, INC. Denied
12/05/2011 19-CA-032734 Remington Hospitality & Lodging Granted
04/22/2013 29-CA-093850 Remington Lodging & Hospitality, LLC and Hospitality Staffing Solutions, LLC Denied

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