Statement: Court Finds Appointment of NLRB’s Lafe Solomon Invalid

In November of 2011, Cause of Action requested an investigation into Mr. Lafe Solomon, the then-acting general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board. Cause of Action has highlighted the conflict of interest concerning Lafe Solomon’s actions in the Boeing case, as well as his engagement in ex-parte communications with […]

Morning News for Tuesday, February 26, 2013

From the San Francisco Chronicle: A federal appeals court granted a reprieve Monday to an oyster farm that challenged the federal government’s refusal to renew its lease at Point Reyes National Seashore, site of a proposed marine wilderness. Drakes Bay Oyster Co. has raised “serious legal questions” about the Interior […]

Morning News for Monday, February 25, 2013

From the Washington Examiner: By any fair estimate, the NLRB, which is funded with taxpayer dollars, has operated as a vehicle for Big Labor to achieve bureaucratic victories it could not otherwise see enacted in the legislature. From Huffington Post: Helen Grieco’s strange post “Tilting at Windmills” (Huff Post Green, […]

Daily Caller: Former ethics officer says NLRB inspector general ‘improperly’ cleared Obama appointee of wrongdoing

Read the full story here. Daily Caller “Prompted in part by Joseph’s claims, the legal advocacy group Cause of Action sent a Dec. 7 request to the Department of Justice for a new investigation into the Solomon case. Cause of Action claimed that the OIG “shifted the blame away from […]

CoA NLRB Report and Letter to DOJ

121207 CoA letter to DOJ & NLRB Report

CoA Memo on NLRB’s Lafe Solomon & Conflict of Interest Law

Following the NLRB Office of Inspector General’s report on General Counsel Lafe Solomon’s conflict of interest in a matter before the board, Cause of Action is providing the following legal analysis for public education. Cause of Action Memo on NLRB OIG Report Re: Lafe Solomon Conflict of Interest

Cause of Action Demands Answers From NLRB On Ex Parte Communications

  CAUSE OF ACTION DEMANDS ANSWERS FROM NLRB ON EX PARTE COMMUNICATIONS Inspector General at NLRB May Have Ignored Evidence Against Lafe Solomon and Wilma Liebman WASHINGTON – Cause of Action (CoA), a government accountability group, sent a letter on Monday to National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Inspector General David […]

National Labor Relations Board

2012-9-10 NLRB FOIA Request

FOIA Production: National Labor Relations Board Documents Regarding the Boeing Lawsuit

Cause of Action obtained documents from the NLRB including communications among staff and counsel during the Boeing lawsuit. Here are the full FOIA productions Cause of Action received. NLRB – Boeing production – Disc 1 NLRB – Boeing production – Disc 2 NLRB – Boeing production – Disc 3 NLRB […]

Big Government: FOIA Shows Link Between ACORN and NLRB

FOIA Shows Link Between ACORN and NLRB “Cause of Action, a nonpartisan group that seeks more transparency in government, recently discovered e-mails through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) that show linkages between top National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) executives and ACORN, the liberal community organizing group Andrew Breitbart helped […]