Nestle v. National Labor Relations Board

Issue: Labor/Employment
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

RLC's Position:
The RLC urged the Fourth Circuit to uphold its precedent thereby overturning the National Labor Relations Board's use of the Specialty Healthcare standard to create a "microunion" in a manufacturing facility.

Case Outcome: 
Case vacated and remanded in light of Noel Canning

Procedural History and Case Documents:

  • Nestlé's petition for review filed May 2012
  • RLC Amicus Brief filed July 2012
  • NLRB's brief in response filed September 2012
  • Nestlé's​ reply brief filed October 2012
  • 4th Circuit's Order issued July 2014





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