Employment issues in the manufacturing sector in the USA
Lead NCPUnited States
Supporting NCP(s)United Kingdom
DescriptionSpecific instance notified by a trade union regarding the activities of a US subsidiary of a UK multinational enterprise operating in the USA.
Theme(s)Employment and industrial relations
Date3 May 2006
Host country(ies)United States
SourceTrade Union
Industry sectorManufacturing
StatusConcluded
Summary

In May 2006, the US NCP received a request for a review from a trade union alleging that a US subsidiary of a UK multinational enterprise was breaching the employment and industrial relations provisions of the Guidelines at its North Carolina plant (USA).

The US NCP concluded the specific instance as the parties resolved their issues through other procedures under US law.