US DOL Investigations On December 11, 2012, OLMS entered into a voluntary compliance agreement with Carpenters Local 315 (located in Kansas City, Mo.), concerning its June 20, 2012 runoff election for two delegate positions.  The OLMS investigation concluded that a district council business representative used a union cell phone and member contact information…(Read More)

US DOL Investigations On December 18, 2013, OLMS entered into a voluntary compliance agreement with National Postal Mail Handlers Union (NPMHU) Local 313 (located in San Juan, P.R.), concerning the challenged election of officers conducted on June 29, 2013.  The union agreed to conduct new nominations, a new election, and installation for…(Read More)

US DOL Investigations On December 9, 2014, OLMS entered into a voluntary compliance agreement with American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) Veterans Affairs (VA) Council 227 (located in Pineville, La.), concerning its May 9, 2014 election of officers.  The union has agreed to conduct new local delegate elections, a new election and if…(Read More)

US DOL Investigations On November 5, 2015, the Department entered into a voluntary compliance agreement with American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) Local 556 (located in Orlando, Fla.), concerning an election of union officers conducted in April 2015.  Local 556 agreed to conduct new nominations and a new election for the offices of…(Read More)

US DOL Investigations On November 29, 2016, OLMS entered into a voluntary compliance agreement with American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) Local 559 (located in Orlando, Fla.), concerning a challenged election in April 2016.  Local 559 agreed to hold a new election for president, vice president, secretary, and board member-at-large.&nbsp…(Read More)

US DOL Investigations On December 20, 2017, OLMS entered into a voluntary compliance agreement with the United Dairy Workers of LeMars (located in LeMars, Iowa), concerning its failure to hold a secret ballot election of officers within the previous three years.  The union agreed to conduct nominations and an election for all officer…(Read More)

US DOL Investigations On December 13, 2018, OLMS entered into a voluntary compliance agreement with Amalgamated Transit Union(ATU) Local Division 757 (located in Portland, Ore.) to conduct a new election and installation for the office of TriMet Light Rail Transportation Executive Board Officer on or before April 8, 2019 under the supervision of…(Read More)