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  • 2015: A Year of Historic Victories for Manufacturers

    30 December 2015 | Press Release

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after a year of historic victories for America’s manufacturers and job creators.

  • A Labor Legacy to Remember: Years of Excessive Overregulation

    22 September 2016 | Press Release

    The NAM released a new study today that outlines the destructive legacy this administration’s relentless labor regulatory agenda will leave for manufacturers, their employees and the communities in which they live.

  • Blacklisting Regulation Epitomizes Dangerous Rulemaking

    23 August 2016 | Press Release

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after the Department of Labor and the Federal Acquisition Regulatory Council finalized the “blacklisting” regulation.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Court Upholds NAM Victory Over NLRB Overreach

    04 September 2013 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit refused the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) request to allow a rehearing of the NAM's victory over the NLRB's –posting requirement– rule issued by the court earlier this year.

  • Courts Rejection of Ambush Elections is a Victory for Manufacturers

    14 May 2012 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement after U.S. District Court today invalidated the National Labor Relations Board –ambush elections– rule, expediting the unionization election process.

  • MCLA Launches Lawsuit to Fight Dangerous Persuader Rule

    30 March 2016 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued the following statement after the Manufacturers’ Center for Legal Action (MCLA) announced its challenge to the Department of Labor’s persuader rule in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, joining national, state and local business groups.

  • 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.

  • Manufacturers Are Ambushed Again

    30 July 2015 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement in response to a decision by the U.S. District Court of D.C. regarding the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) “ambush elections” rule.

  • 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 Challenge Overtime Rule

    20 September 2016 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement after the Manufacturers’ Center for Legal Action (MCLA) filed suit against the Department of Labor on the newly updated overtime rule.

  • 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.

  • 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.