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



A ceasefire between Station Casinos and the Culinary Workers Union Local 226 probably will cause the unionization associated with the Palace Station in downtown Las Vegas.

Palace facility’s owner Station Casinos has been accused of trying to influence an election of its workers by indirectly threatening all of them with medical care premium cuts.

It is not that Station has suddenly changed its long-held anti-union stance; rather, the organization has been forced into an embarrassing climb down, having been accused of rigging a workers’ election, possibly in violation associated with National Labor Relations Act.

This week, the organization decided to settle a unfair labor practices grievance filed to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) by the union. October Station was criticized by the NLRB for allegedly interfering with the election, held last.

‘Rather than participate in lengthy, disruptive and distracting proceedings, the company has decided that it would take its best interests to proceed with negotiations with the union because the collective bargaining representative at Palace Station for the eligible bargaining device downline at that home,’ said Station in an statement that is official.

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

Alleged ‘Election Rigging’

The election in question looked for to determine whether casino worker