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Regional Director

Welcome to Region 22 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 northern New Jersey from our office in Newark. 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.

National Labor Relations Board Chairman Mark Gaston Pearce and General Counsel Richard F. Griffin, Jr. announced the appointment of career attorney David E. Leach III as Regional Director of the Agency’s Regional Office in Newark, New Jersey (Region 22).  Mr. Leach succeeds J. Michael Lightner, who recently retired.  In his new position, Mr. Leach will be responsible for enforcement of the nation’s primary labor law covering private sector employees in northern and central New Jersey.

Richard F. Griffin, Jr., General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board, today announced the appointment of John Walsh as Assistant to the Regional Director of the National Labor Relations Board's office in Newark, New Jersey (Region 22). 


Regional Case Developments

Case Namesort ascending Case Number Case Activity Issuance Date
Zengel Brothers, Inc., And F & J Zengel Plumbing & Heating, Inc. 22-CA-015624 Board Decision 04/11/1990
Youth Consultation Service of the Diocese of Newark 22-CA-004748 Board Decision 07/27/1973
Yokohama Tire Corp. 22-CA-016571 Board Decision 06/11/1991
Yellow Freight Systems, Inc 22-CA-015817 Board Decision 11/21/1989
Yaohan U.S.A. Corp. 22-CA-019703 Board Decision 10/25/1995
Xpedx, A Division of International Paper 22-RC-013066 Board Decision 04/21/2010
WWOR-TV 22-CA-021674 Board Decision 04/17/2000
Worthington Corp. 22-RC-002897 Board Decision 10/07/1965
WOODCREST HEALTH CARE CENTER 22-CA-083628 Administrative Law Judges Decision 04/02/2013
WOODCREST HEALTH CARE CENTER 22-RC-073078 Board Decision 07/02/2012


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