Welcome to Region 8 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 Northern Ohio from our office in Cleveland. If you have questions or wish to file a charge or petition for election, please visit our office in the Anthony J. Celebreeze Federal Building, or call and ask for the Information Officer on duty. We can arrange for someone to speak with you in the language of your choice. We are also happy to provide speakers and other materials to promote a greater understanding of the National Labor Relations Act.
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News From the Region
The NLRB Region 8 Office in the Anthony J. Celebrezze Federal Building will be closed from July 17 through July 22, 2016. We will resume normal office operations starting Monday, July 25, 2016. All employees of Region 8 will be working from home during that week and can be contacted by phone, email, or fax. Those filing charges or petitions during that week are encouraged to e-file. Please remember that it is the responsibility of the filing party to serve the charge or petition on the other parties.
The National Labor Relations Board’s Office of the General Counsel has issued a consolidated complaint against Community Health Systems, Inc. (CHS), the parent company of a nationwide chain of hospitals. The consolidated complaint alleges that CHS and seven wholly-owned subsidiary hospitals comprise a single integrated employer that has violated the National Labor Relations Act by engaging in a series of unfair labor practices.
National Labor Relations Board Chairman Mark Gaston Pearce and General Counsel Richard F. Griffin, Jr. announced the appointment of Allen Binstock as Regional Director in the Cleveland Regional Office (Region 8). Mr. Binstock will be responsible for the enforcement of the nation’s primary labor law covering private sector employees in most of Northern Ohio.
On January 24, 2014, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio Eastern Division granted an injunction filed by Frederick J.
Regional Case Developments
|Case Name||Case Number||Case Activity||Issuance Date|
|International Union of Operating Engineers Local 18 (Nerone & Sons Inc)||08-CD-135243||Board Decision||07/12/2016|
|NUVERRA ENVIRONMENTAL SOLUTIONS, INC.||08-RC-164447||Board Decision||07/08/2016|
|Alcoa, Inc. - Cleveland Works||08-CA-164890||Board Decision||07/06/2016|
|Ace Heating & Air Conditioning Co., Inc.||08-CA-133965||Board Decision||06/15/2016|
|Cooper Tire & Rubber Company||08-CA-087155||Board Decision||05/17/2016|
|INTERNATIONAL UNION OF OPERATING ENGINEERS LOCAL 18 AND ITS BRANCHES||08-CD-081840||Board Decision||05/06/2016|
|Goodman Logistics, LLC; Goodman Tank Lines, Inc.; Goodman Holding Company, Ltd., and Stowe Leasing,||08-CA-159343||Board Decision||04/29/2016|
|Midwest Terminals of Toledo International, Inc.||08-CA-135971||Administrative Law Judges Decision||04/19/2016|
|Local Union 550 of the International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing I||08-CD-159904||Board Decision||03/23/2016|
|DHSC, LLC d/b/a Affinity Medical Center, Community Health Systems, Inc., and/or Community Health Sys||08-CA-117890||Board Decision||03/21/2016|