Skip to content

You are here

Minneapolis

Office Information

Regional Director

Welcome to Region 18 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 the states of Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and parts of Iowa from our regional office in Minneapolis, subregional office in Milwaukee, and resident office in Des Moines. If you have questions or wish to file a charge or petition for election, please visit one of our offices 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

Check out the newest edition of the Regional Newsletter, "Hot Dish," here.

On April 17, 18, and 24, 2013, Deputy Regional Director Jim Fox, Supervisory Attorney Nichole Burgess-Peel, and Field Examiner Martha Armstrong presented to graduate and undergraduate students at the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management regarding the NLRA and its applications.

On August 26, 2013, Field Examiner Martha Armstrong and Field Attorney Rachel Centinario presented at the Mexican Consulate in St. Paul during Labor Week regarding workers' rights under the NLRA in both union and non-union settings.

On April 25, 2013, Resident Officer Jennifer Hadsall presented, "NLRA Basics: NLRA Application in Right to Work States and Non-Unionized Workplaces" at the 2013 Iowa Employment, Training, Benefits & Wellness Conference.

On March 20, 2013, Regional Director Marlin Osthus presented to Trusight—An Employer’s Association in Plymouth, MN.  The Regional Director provided an update on the status of the Board and a review of Board cases, including recent cases affecting employee rights at non-union Employers.

Pages

Regional Case Developments

Case Name Case Number Case Activity Issuance Datesort descending
Gate City Cotton Mills 00-R-000017 Board Decision 12/07/1935
Wayne Knitting Mills, Inc., 00-R-000002 Board Decision 12/07/1935
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc. 00-C-000001 Board Decision 12/07/1935
Fruehauf Trailer Co. 00-C-000002 Board Decision 12/12/1935
Duplex Printing Press Co. 00-R-000013 Board Decision 12/30/1935
Delaware-New Jersey Ferry Co. 00-C-000004 Board Decision 12/30/1935
Clinton Cotton Mills 00-C-000005 Board Decision 12/31/1935
United States Stamping Co. 00-R-000014 Board Decision 01/13/1936
New England Transportation Co. 00-R-000010 Board Decision 01/14/1936
Beaver Mills-Lois Mill 00-R-000012 Board Decision 01/14/1936

Pages

Helpful Links

Connect with Us