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  • www.dykema.com DOUBLE DOUBLE TOIL AND TROUBLE FIRE BURN, AND CAULDRON BUBBLE Macbeth, Act 4, Scene 1 John A. Entenman 400 Renaissance Center Detroit, MI 48243
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  • Three Scottish witches await Macbeth. They want to double Macbeths troubles. Objects used: eye of newt, poisoned entrails, etc.
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  • Today: What doubles your troubles? A. The Public Sector Revolution B. The National Labor Relations Board
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  • The Public Sector: Ferment/Unrest Wisconsin Indiana Ohio Michigan Idaho Massachusetts New Jersey New Hampshire Tennessee New York City
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  • Spillover Effect on Private Sector Energized unions (inflatable rats, anyone?) Energized Administration
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  • The National Labor Relations Board Five members (when fully staffed) Four members today 3 pro-union 3 members = quorum Best management can do: lose 2-1
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  • Legal pendulum NOT swinging managements way Micro Units Social Media Secret Recordings Bargaining (Tab A)
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  • The Boeing Case IAM v Boeing v NLRB v Congress v Intervenors Did Boeing unlawfully retaliate against IAM by opening new facility in South Carolina to assemble Dreamliners?
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  • Claim: Because IAM has struck Boeing, in Washington State, five (5) times (1977, 1989, 1995, 2005, and 2008), and Boeing wanted a second source for that reason, Boeing has interfered with the unions right to strike.
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  • Unfair Labor Practice Hearing started June 14, expected to last several months. Decision of ALJ = Spring, 2012? Decision of NLRB = Fall, 2012? Decision of Court of Appeals = ???

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