Justice complains that temporary part-time employees affected the outcome of the election, but there would be nothing improper in that if they were, in fact, eligible to vote.  Justice’s failure to challenge the eligibility of these voters precludes him from raising the issue in a post-election challenge.  This Board has consistently rejected post-election challenges based…

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There is nothing in this record to support Truss’s charge that the Local Union turned in an invalid polling list within 30 days of the election. The charge that the assignments to the DDMP Unit were designed to favor the incumbents’ choice for second shift committeeperson is speculative at best.  Even if such a claim…

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Decisions made by the Union in connection with the negotiation of the SAP in 2009 were part of the Union’s collective bargaining policy developed to deal with GM’s bankruptcy and reorganization.  The PRB has no jurisdiction to review the International Union’s official bargaining policy.   Appellants’ claim that the Chairperson rejected prior buyout offers in order…

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Representative Kapa withdrew Corbat’s grievance because the local agreements were being applied in accordance with the local parties’ longstanding practice regarding the compensation of drivers. Corbat has not identified any deficiency in the handling of his grievance. It was withdrawn because it had no merit. Any concerns regarding the local union’s collective bargaining policy should…

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Weller’s removal from the position of local union chaplain did not violate any rights afforded him under the UAW Constitution. There is no general right to retain an appointment to a local union standing committee. The membership might adopt a motion opposing the removal of an appointee, but that is the limit of the process…

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Franks identified a potentially serious fault in the integrity of the electoral process at Local Union 7777 during its 2013 triennial election. Election Committee Chairperson McDonald’s support for President Jeter’s defiance of the IEB’s order to rerun the runoff election for president gave credence to Franks’s argument that McDonald was an active supporter of Jeter’s…

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The charges appellants filed on October 27, 2017, based on events that took place during the July 28, 2017 membership meeting, are untimely. Appellants have not explained how the cancellation of meetings scheduled for September 29 and October 24, 2017 prevented them from submitting a timely charge to the recording secretary of Local Union 7777…

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