Goodbye, No-Gossip Policies?

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

A National Labor Relations Board administrative law judge recently ruled that Laurus Technical Institute, a for-profit technical school in Georgia, broke federal law with a no-gossip policy because it was overly broad, ambiguous and restricted employees from discussing or complaining about any terms and/or conditions of employment, even though nothing in the institute's policy directly addressed discussions about wages, hours or other employment terms and conditions.