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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 ascending
08/13/2015 28-CA-147299 Air Traffic Management Consulting Inc. Settled post-10(j) Petition
10/17/2013 08-CA-099622 Merit House Settled post-10(j) Petition
01/13/2011 25-CA-031502 Marsh Supermarket Settled post-10(j) Petition
05/13/2013 28-CA-097436 First Transit, Inc. Settled post-10(j) Petition
03/09/2017 10-CA-184297 Ronald Banks d/b/a Genesis Integrative Solutions Settled post-10(j) Petition
05/27/2015 28-CA-143974 Bodega Latina Corporation d/b/a El Super Settled post-10(j) Petition
03/29/2011 09-CA-046125 K-VA-T FOOD STORES, INC. D/B/A FOOD CITY Settled post-10(j) Petition
11/10/2011 15-CA-061838 Gulf Coast Electric Cooperative Settled post-10(j) Petition
12/31/2012 21-CA-084255 Morrell's Electro Plating, Inc. Settled post-10(j) Petition
01/31/2017 08-CA-184776 Affiliated Metal Industries, Inc. Settled post-10(j) Petition
07/30/2014 20-CA-126727 Java City Settled post-10(j) Petition
06/14/2013 04-CA-099506 THOMAS JEFFERSON UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL Settled post-10(j) Petition
11/01/2011 20-CA-035415 San Francisco Health Care dba Grove Street Extended Care Center Settled post-10(j) Petition
05/25/2012 08-CA-062611 First Student, Inc. Settled post-10(j) Petition
05/04/2015 09-CA-142922 WAUSAU PAPER CORPORATION Settled post-10(j) Petition
12/04/2015 05-CA-157145 Bayhealth Medical Center Settled post-10(j) Petition
10/22/2015 01-CA-146593 HUNTINGTON POWER EQUIPMENT, INC. Settled post-10(j) Petition
04/15/2013 28-CA-088321 One Call Locators, Ltd., d/b/a ELM Locating & Utility Services Settled post-10(j) Petition
03/15/2011 02-CA-039988 Pre School of America Settled post-10(j) Petition
02/22/2012 11-CA-022980 GREDE II, LLC Settled post-10(j) Petition

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