UNFAIR PRACTICE ISSUES; PROTECTED ACTIVITIES – Individual/Concerted/Activities/Self-Representation
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300.04000 – Individual/Concerted/Activities/Self-Representation
Three employees who fail to sign employment contracts under guise of refusing to deal directly with employer did not engage in protected conduct. The employees did not follow union advice and failed to return to union written notices of intent to accept employment. Individual employee who refused to meet with school board to explain reasons for failing to sign and return employment contract acted individually and was unprotected. ALJ dismissal upheld.