— Committee to Examine National Labor Relations Board Complaint Against Boeing Company —
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 16, 2011: Philip Miscimarra, a partner in Morgan Lewis's Labor and Employment Practice, and a Senior Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, will testify on Friday before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform at a field hearing in North Charleston, S.C. The Committee will be exploring the litigation being pursued by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) against Boeing regarding the company's creation of a new 787 Dreamliner assembly line in S.C.
What: U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Hearing, "Unionization through Regulation: The NLRB's Holding Pattern on Free Enterprise"
Where: North Charleston, S.C.
When: 12:30 p.m. EDT
Mr. Miscimarra will provide testimony that addresses the National Labor Relations Act's treatment of management decisions involving capital investment and major business changes, including comments regarding the pending NLRB litigation challenging Boeing's placement of a new 787 Dreamliner assembly plant in South Carolina.
Mr. Miscimarra will be available for comment after the hearing concludes on Friday at 2:30 p.m. A copy of his prepared testimony is available upon request, and is embargoed until 12:00 p. m. EDT Friday. Mr. Miscimarra's bio is available here: www.morganlewis.com/bios/pmiscimarra.