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Regional Director

Welcome to Region 18 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 states of Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and parts of Iowa from our regional office in Minneapolis, subregional office in Milwaukee, and resident office in Des Moines. 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

MINNEAPOLIS, MN-- Administrative Law Judge David I. Goldman issued a decision ordering A.S.V., Inc. a/k/a Terex to reinstate and provide back pay to 13 workers who were illegally terminated at its Grand Rapids, Minnesota facility following an unsuccessful organizing campaign. Judge Goldman also ordered the employer to recognize and bargain with the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Shipbuilders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers (Union).

WASHINGTON, DC--National Labor Relations Board General Counsel Richard F. Griffin, Jr. announced that he is considering a proposal to close the Agency’s resident office in Des Moines, Iowa. The Office of the General Counsel is inviting public comment on the proposal to realign Agency resources.

On April 15, 2015 at 12:00 p.m., Regional Director Marlin Osthus will be presenting on the NLRB’s Revised Representation Case Rules at the Minnesota State Bar Association on 600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 380, (City Center, 3rd Floor) Minneapolis, Minnesota. 

On April 7, 2015 at 10:00 a.m., Regional Director Marlin Osthus will be presenting at the Minnesota AFL-CIO on 175 Aurora Avenue, St. Paul, Minnesota to discuss the NLRB’s Revised Representation Case Rules and changes.

On April 1, 2015 at 9:00 a.m., Regional Director Marlin Osthus and Officer-in-Charge Benjamin Mandelman will be presenting a summary of the NLRB’s Revised Representation Case Rules and changes to the P&P Committee at the Milwaukee Subregional Office.

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Regional Case Developments

Case Name Case Numbersort ascending Case Activity Issuance Date
Hydraulics Unlimited Manufacturing Co. 30-UD-000003 Board Decision 03/18/1954
Milwaukee City Center, LLC 30-UC-000419 Board Decision 09/21/2009
Milwaukee City Center, LLC 30-UC-000419 Board Decision 09/21/2009
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Wisconsin 30-UC-000321 Board Decision 03/26/1993
St. Francis Hospital, Inc. 30-UC-000230 Board Decision 02/04/1987
Consolidated Papers, Inc. 30-UC-000193 Board Decision 03/28/1985
Kenosha News Publishing Corporation 30-UC-000173 Board Decision 09/29/1982
Mercury Marine Division 30-UC-000158 Board Decision 03/05/1981
Marathon Oil Co. 30-UC-000145 Board Decision 08/23/1979
Harley-Davidson Motor Co. 30-UC-000120 Board Decision 03/03/1978

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