“The pullback comes at least in part because unions are worried the GOP-majority board will rule against them or that their case could even become a vehicle for the NLRB to establish new legal precedents that would disadvantage workers with a similar case down the road…

Multiple organizing bids involving different faculty or student organizers recently were abandoned once it became apparent the board could use those cases to establish new precedent that wouldn’t favor workers or unions.”
from Tacoma DSA http://bit.ly/2HmzRHh