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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 Name Injunction Statussort descending
12/29/2011 08-CA-039482 Renzenberger, Inc. Granted
02/14/2012 28-CA-023387 Albertson's, LLC Granted
12/19/2013 28-CA-112759 Amphenol Griffith Enterprises, LLC Granted
02/10/2012 28-CA-068006 Cactus Bay Apparel, Inc. Granted
09/07/2011 28-CA-023513 GCA Services Group, Inc. Granted
07/09/2014 28-CA-125749 ONE CALL LOCATORS LTD. D/B/A ELM LOCATING & UTILITY SERVICES Granted
12/19/2013 28-CA-093183 Gunderson Rail Services, LLC d/b/a Greenbrier Rail Services Granted
01/24/2012 29-CA-030861 Calhoun Foods, LLC d/b/a Key Food Granted
03/22/2013 29-CA-090466 Corbel Installations, Inc. Granted
10/31/2012 29-CA-070910 833 Central Owners Corp./CO BRG Realty Granted
06/28/2013 29-CA-100827 All American School Bus Corp. Granted
04/03/2014 29-CA-112315 Golden Farm Brooklyn, Inc. d/b/a Golden Farm Grocery Granted
02/02/2012 30-CA-067117 Piggly Wiggly Midwest, LLC Granted
08/24/2011 31-CA-029817 Jason Lopez' Planet Earth Landscape, Inc. Granted
05/09/2012 31-CA-067258 American Reclamation, Inc. Granted
04/12/2013 31-CA-090049 Hospital of Barstow Inc., d/b/a Barstow Community Hospital Granted
11/28/2014 31-CA-115318 Vista Del Sol Health Services, Inc. dba Vista Del Sol Healthcare Granted
11/26/2014 02-CA-089480 SPRAIN BROOK MANOR REHAB, LLC, PINNACLE DIETARY INC., AND COMMERCIAL BUILDING MAINTENANCE CORP. Granted
05/17/2012 02-CA-071508 Raz Dairy Granted
01/11/2012 02-CA-067534 3815 9th Avenue, Meat and Produce Corp., d/b/a Compare Supermarket Granted

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