Employees at Los Angeles-based XPO Logistics have successfully removed the Teamsters Union Local 63 from their workplace by requesting a vote for removal, which forced the Teamsters to back down and disclaim their interest in continuing control over the workers.Ozvaldo Gutierrez and his coworkers at XPO Logistics’ Fashion District-area facility benefitted from free legal assistance from National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation.
In August, Gutierrez and his coworkers filed a petition with the NRLB to decertify Teamsters Local 63 and remove them from their workplace. With enough employee support to force a vote for removal, Teamsters officials used a procedural move to try and block it, claiming a March 2020 settlement prevented an election from taking place.
The Regional Director of NLRB Region 21 in Los Angeles …
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