IAM Challenges NLRB Boeing South Carolina Ruling

The IAM recently filed a lawsuit against the GOP-led National Labor Relations Board, alleging that NLRB exceeded its authority by declaring an IAM bargaining unit at Boeing South Carolina invalid. The NLRB recently ruled that the IAM can’t unionize the 176 flight line workers at the Boeing South Carolina campus. This voided a Regional NLRB … Read more IAM Challenges NLRB Boeing South Carolina Ruling

Laura Ewan, Experienced Labor Lawyer, Joins IAM Legal Team

IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr. has appointed Laura Ewan, an experienced labor lawyer who has represented the IAM and various IAM Districts in the Pacific Northwest, to associate general counsel in the IAM Legal Department. Over the course of her legal career, Ewan has represented public- and private-sector union clients, as well as individual … Read more Laura Ewan, Experienced Labor Lawyer, Joins IAM Legal Team

Watch Activate L!VE this Wednesday

Kick your 2018 off by watching the year’s first live studio webcast of Activate L!VE Wednesday, January 3 at 3p.m. EST. IAM Organizing Director Vinny Addeo will discuss how the Machinists are rising to the challenges of organizing new members this year and beyond. IAM General Counsel Mark Schneider will also be in studio to … Read more Watch Activate L!VE this Wednesday

IAM Associate General Counsel David Neigus Retires

Effective April 1, 2017, David Neigus has retired after 17 years as IAM Associate General Counsel. Prior to joining the Machinists in 1999, Neigus worked for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and served as its General Counsel from 1998 to 1999.  He also served as Adjunct Professor of Labor Law at Catholic University in Washington, … Read more IAM Associate General Counsel David Neigus Retires