NLRB: Employers May Not Stop Dues Deductions After Collective Bargaining Agreements Expire

In a significant win for unions, the National Labor Relations Board has ruled that employers must continue deducting union dues from employee paychecks, pursuant to their labor contracts, even after the contracts expire.

In this summary, OMA Connections Partner Frantz Ward reports that in its dissent, the NLRB’s GOP minority said the new rule would contradict the standard that has been consistently applied over the last 50 years. The Democratic majority disagreed — and the new ruling is now law. 10/4/2022