New April 14 2015 NLRB Rules For Organizers

On December 12, 2014, the National Labor Relations Board issued its Final Rule on the election procedures, making modest, but significant changes to its rules governing the representation election process. Below are links to organizer resources to assist in understanding and working within the environment created by these new changes.  Please contact the SMART Organizing Department ( to answer any questions or for additional information. Background Primer on NLRB Updated Election Procedures  Comparison of Current/New NLRB Representation-Case Procedures Factsheet on New NLRB Rules NLRB Examples of Statement of Position and Attachments Background Primer on NLRB Updated Election Procedures