Earlier this week, a federal lawsuit was filed in Tennessee against the United Auto Workers and Volkswagen, stemming from the so-called “Election Agreement.”
Washington, DC (March 13, 2014)—Employees at Volkswagen’s Chattanooga, Tennessee facility have filed a federal lawsuit seeking to block further collusion between the company and the United Auto Workers (UAW) union should the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) order a new unionization election at VW’s Chattanooga plant.
Chattanooga Volkswagen Workers File Federal Suit to Block Further Company and UAW Collusion
Workers rely on Foundation-won precedent establishing that union demands for organizing assistance can violate federal labor law
In response, the United Auto Workers’ boss, Bob King, issued a statement.