U-M grad, NLRB board member speaks at labor symposium

 Nancy J. Schiffer, board member of the National Labor Relations Board, was the keynote speaker at the 22nd annual Bernard Gottfried Memorial Labor Law Symposium on Thursday, Oct. 16, at Wayne State University Law School.

Schiffer has been involved in all aspects of NLRA practice and procedure, starting with her tenure as a Field Attorney at the Detroit Regional Office, Region 7, of the NLRB in Detroit.  She received her Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan Law School, cum laude, and Bachelor of Arts degree from Michigan State University.  
The symposium was sponsored by Wayne Law, National Labor Relations Board Region 7 and the State Bar of Michigan’s Labor and Employment Law Section. The symposium honors the labor relations vision of Bernard Gottfried (1925-1992), who was director of Region 7 of the National Labor Relations Board from 1973 until his death. He taught at Wayne Law for many years.