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ArticleDec 15, 2017 - 4:30pm

Vox Hypocrita

A recent article in Politico’s labor and employment blog Morning Shift revealed an interesting, and also illustrative, tale involving Vox...

ArticleDec 15, 2017 - 9:00am
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NLRB Brings Curtain Down on ‘Theater of the Absurd’ Handbook Rulings

In addition to a major ruling returning to a commonsense joint employer standard, yesterday the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)...

ArticleDec 15, 2017 - 9:00am

NLRB Reestablishes Commonsense Joint Employer Standard

Yesterday, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) reversed its deeply-flawed 2015 Browning-Ferris decision...

ArticleDec 12, 2017 - 3:30pm
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Capital Gains Tax Increase? Let’s Leave FIFO Behind.

This would make it harder for Americans saving for their future, funding their retirement, or helping with their children’s education.

ArticleDec 08, 2017 - 10:45am
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A New Sheriff at the NLRB

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has a new sheriff in the form of Peter B. Robb, its new General Counsel.

ArticleDec 06, 2017 - 3:45pm

UPS Leverages Strategic Resources and Partnerships to Support Disaster Recovery Efforts

Companies, including UPS, are tailoring their responses to each disaster to ensure they are supporting the communities in need.

ArticleDec 06, 2017 - 3:30pm

FedEx Provides Short and Long-Term Relief Efforts for Areas Impacted by Recent Disasters

Companies like FedEx are tailoring their responses to each disaster to ensure they are delivering support to communities in need.

ArticleDec 06, 2017 - 12:15am
The Emerging Role of Worker Centers in Union Organizing: An Update and Supplement

The Emerging Role of Worker Centers: An Update

The Workforce Freedom Initiative (WFI) today released a new report titled The Emerging Role of Worker Centers in Union Organizing...

ArticleDec 04, 2017 - 9:58am

Most Ridiculous Lawsuits of 2017: Episode 4

A courtroom food fight over the ingredients in Garden Veggie Straws? A former beauty queen who sues so much, she’s no longer welcome in court? And a woman looking to make some cheddar in a lawsuit over a nacho cheese burn?

ArticleNov 27, 2017 - 10:07am

Woman sues U.S. government over nacho cheese burn

A woman from Wichita Falls, Texas, is suing the federal government after she alleged a bowling alley employee at Sheppard Air Force Base spilled hot nacho cheese sauce on her finger. She claims that the cheesy injury resulted in restricted work hours and, ultimately, in her losing her job.