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Regional Director

Welcome to Region 1 of the National Labor Relations Board. We conduct elections, investigate charges of unfair labor practices, and protect the rights of workers to act together, serving most of New England from our offices in Boston and Hartford. If you have questions or wish to file a charge or petition for election, please visit our office or call and ask for the Information Officer on duty. We can arrange to have someone speak with you in the language of your choice. We are also happy to provide speakers and materials to promote a greater understanding of the National Labor Relations Act.


News From the Region

On Tuesday, September 23, and Wednesday, September 24, Region 1, Boston and Subregion 34, Hartford, will be closed.  Individuals seeking information or wishing to file a charge should contact Region 22, Newark.  Region 22’s telephone number is (973)645-2100.  Region 22’s address is 20 Washington Place, 5th Floor, Newark, NJ  07102.

National Labor Relations Board Chairman Mark Gaston Pearce and General Counsel Richard F. Griffin, Jr., today announced the appointment of Michael C. Cass as Officer-in-Charge for Subregion 34, Hartford, Connecticut. 

A career NLRB employee, Mr. Cass had been serving as a Supervisory Field Examiner in the Hartford office. In his new position, he will assist Jonathan B. Kreisberg, Regional Director in Region 1, Boston, Massachusetts, in the enforcement and administration of the National Labor Relations Act in Connecticut.  Mr. Cass succeeds John S. Cotter, who is retiring. 

A federal judge has ordered a Connecticut nursing home chain to offer reinstatement to approximately 600-700 workers, to rescind changes made to employee wages and benefits, and to bargain in good faith with the union that has long represented its employees

National Labor Relations Board Chairman Mark Gaston Pearce and Acting General Counsel Lafe Solomon have announced the appointment of John Cotter as Officer in Charge of the Agency's newly-designated Subregional office in Hartford, Connecticut (Subregion 34). In his new position, Mr. Cotter will assist Jonathan Kreisberg, Director of the NLRB’s Region 1 in Boston, in enforcing the National Labor Relations Act in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.  Mr.

The National Labor Relations Board has approved the formal restructuring of several regional offices, as proposed in July and adjusted in October, after evaluating feedback from members of Congress, NLRB staff, and the public, and conducting a pilot program in the field.


Regional Case Developments

Case Name Case Number Case Activity Issuance Datesort ascending
Lawrence & Memorial Corporation, Lawrence and Memorial Hospital, and L&M Physicians Association, d/b 01-RC-134298 Board Decision 11/05/2014
Dominion Nuclear Connecticut, Inc. 01-RC-106263 Board Decision 10/31/2014
JKJ WORKFORCE AGENCY, INC. 01-CA-129948 Board Decision 10/29/2014
Tiffany and Company, Tiffany & Co. and its affiliated companies and subsidiaries 01-CA-111287 Board Decision 10/23/2014
AT WALL COMPANY 01-UC-081085 Board Decision 10/06/2014
FEDEX HOME DELIVERY 34-RC-002205 Board Decision 09/30/2014
Pressroom Cleaners, Inc. 34-CA-071823 Board Decision 09/30/2014
American Medical Response of Connecticut 34-CA-013051 Board Decision 09/26/2014
M & J Bus, Inc. 01-CA-110383 Administrative Law Judges Decision 09/19/2014
EDRO Corporation d/b/a Dynawash 01-CA-116211 Administrative Law Judges Decision 09/09/2014


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