Monthly Archive for: ‘February, 2015’

Proposed Legislation: Tennessee Homeowners Association Act

  Tennessee Senate Bill 0405/House Bill 610 As introduced, enacts the “Tennessee Homeowners Association Act.” – Amends TCA Title 66. Many developers like to plan their developments as Planned Unit Developments, or PUDs.  The exact definition of a PUD can vary according to local code, but here in eastern Tennessee they are generally single-family detached residential developments in which the …

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New NLRB Union Election Rule Effective April 14th

The controversial new rule for Union elections adopted last year by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) goes into effect on April 14, 2015. It is designed to make it easier for labor unions to win recognition by shortening the time for management to respond to an election petition.  Currently, the time between filing an election petition with the NLRB …

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