Station Casinos Surrenders to Union Over Palace Station Election-Fixing Claims

Station Casinos Surrenders to Union Over Palace Station Election-Fixing Claims

A ceasefire between Station Casinos and the Culinary Workers Union Local 226 is likely to cause the unionization for the Palace Station in downtown Las Vegas.

Palace facility’s owner Station Casinos happens to be accused of attempting to influence an election of its employees by indirectly threatening them with health care premium cuts.

It’s not that Station has unexpectedly changed its long-held anti-union stance; rather, the business has been forced into an embarrassing climb down, having been accused of rigging an employees’ election, possibly in violation of this National Labor Relations Act.

This week, the company decided to settle a unjust labor practices issue filed to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) by the union. Facility was criticized by the NLRB for allegedly interfering with the election, held last October.

‘Instead than practice long, disruptive and distracting proceedings, the business has decided that it would take its best interests to continue with negotiations with the union while the collective bargaining representative at Palace facility for the eligible bargaining product downline at that home,’ said facility in an statement that is official.

Station Casinos added that it shall stop fighting Local 226’s attempt to unionize the home and proceed with negotiations.

Alleged ‘Election Rigging’

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