Search Results for Press Release, Labor

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  • Overtime Regulation: One More Roadblock for Manufacturers

    30 June 2015 | Press Release

    NAM Vice President of Human Resources Policy Joe Trauger issued a statement in response to the Department of Labor’s proposed rule to change overtime regulations.

  • Blacklisting Regulation Is a Solution in Search of a Problem

    27 May 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers Vice President of Human Resources Policy Joe Trauger released the following statement on the “blacklisting” proposed guidance from the Department of Labor.

  • Manufacturers Bulk Up Legal Muscle in Response to Aggressive NLRB

    02 April 2015 | Press Release

    The Manufacturers’ Center for Legal Action, the legal arm of the NAM, is bulking up its legal muscle with the establishment of the Manufacturers’ Compliance Institute (MCI).

  • Manufacturers Demand Action on NLRBs Ambush Elections Rule

    19 March 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons released a statement on House passage of S.J. Res. 8, a House and Senate joint resolution to disapprove the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) rule regarding representation election procedures.

  • Survey Manufacturers Reject Presidents Tax Plan

    09 March 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Manufacturers reject President Obama’s latest budget proposal that would increase estate taxes on small and medium-sized businesses, according to the latest National Association of Manufacturers (NAM)/IndustryWeek Survey of Manufacturers.

  • Manufacturers Applaud Senate Action on the NLRBs Ambush Elections Rule

    04 March 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    NAM Vice President of Human Resources Policy Joe Trauger released the following statement on the Senate passage of S.J. Res. 8, a joint resolution to disapprove the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) rule regarding representation election procedures.

  • Timmons: Manufacturing as Resilient and Robust as Ever

    02 February 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons delivered the 2015 State of Manufacturing Address before students, faculty and local manufacturing leaders at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind., today.

  • Coalition Files Lawsuit to Stop Aggressive NLRB Agenda

    05 January 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    A coalition representing an array of industry sectors and businesses filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to stop the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) from moving forward with its “ambush elections” rule, which it issued on December 12. The rule changes longstanding labor policy by shortening the time frame for businesses to hold union elections to as little as 14 days, robbing employees of the time needed to gather the facts they need to make an informed decision.

  • NLRB If at First You Dont Succeed Try Again

    12 December 2014 | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement in response to the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) final rule on “ambush elections.”

  • New Study Reveals PBGC Premium Increases Bring Significant Job Loss

    14 May 2014 | Press Release

    The Pension Coalition unveiled a new study today, Increasing Pension Premiums: The Impact on Jobs and Economic Growth, revealing the significant economic impact and job loss that would accompany the proposed billions of dollars in increases to Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) premiums.

  • OSHAs Public Disclosure Rule Wont Deliver a Safer Workplace

    10 March 2014 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., March 10, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Human Resources Policy Joe Trauger issued this statement after the NAM submitted comments on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) proposed rule to disclose injury and illness data publically:

  • Recycled NLRB Rule Hurts Manufacturers and Employees

    05 February 2014 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., February 5, 2014 – Following the release of the –ambush election– rule to expedite union elections by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued this statement criticizing the proposed rule:

  • NLRB Acknowledges Overreach

    03 January 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., January 3, 2014 – In response to the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) refusal to ask the Supreme Court to review the recent D.C. Circuit Court's decision in the posting requirement rule case, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement. By allowing the Supreme Court's January 2 review deadline to pass, the NLRB has acknowledged its overreach in the case, permanently validating the NAM's victory.

  • Manufacturers File Lawsuit to Rein in OFCCP Overreach

    18 December 2013 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., December 18, 2013 – Continuing the fight against forced speech and aggressive overreach, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the Virginia Manufacturers Association (VMA) have filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to stop the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) from compelling speech and violating the First Amendment as a result of its –posting requirement– rule.

  • Manufacturers Score Important Legal Win Against NLRB

    04 December 2013 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., December 4, 2013 – After the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals overturned the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) determination that class action waivers in employment arbitration agreements violate the National Labor Relations Act, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President and Deputy General Counsel Patrick Forrest issued a statement.