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Slate
Why Grad Students Need UnionsNews and views from academia. Grad Students Need UnionsThe National Labor Rela
Why Grad Students Need Unions
Slate / Posted 7 hours ago
News and views from academia. Grad Students Need UnionsThe National Labor Relations Board got it right. Unions are needed to help students navigate an outdated system. This article originally appeared in Inside Higher Ed. After months of... Read more
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Roll Call
No Rest, or Recess, for Senate This Yearadministration. According to a 2014 opinion by the Supreme Court in a case inv
No Rest, or Recess, for Senate This Year
Roll Call / Posted 22 hours ago
administration. According to a 2014 opinion by the Supreme Court in a case involving contested recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board, the brief pro-forma sessions taking place every three days are sufficient to preclude a chief... Read more
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Roll Call
Senators Return to D.C. for Brief SessionsLankford of Oklahoma, who came back to D.C. to gavel in a session last week. L
Senators Return to D.C. for Brief Sessions
Roll Call / Posted 22 hours ago
Lankford of Oklahoma, who came back to D.C. to gavel in a session last week. Lankford cited Obama appointments to the National Labor Relations Board in 2012 as evidence that the administration could try to do an end run around Congress on some... Read more
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CBS News
One big reason for stagnant wages and rising inequalityHe noted the success of the Fight for 15 minimum wage campaign, which began as
One big reason for stagnant wages and rising inequality
CBS News / Posted yesterday
He noted the success of the Fight for 15 minimum wage campaign, which began as a unionizing drive, as well as the recent National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ruling siding with graduate students seeking to unionize and moves in some states to... Read more
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FOX Business
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certificationYale University graduate students on Monday petitioned the National Labor Relat
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certification
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
Yale University graduate students on Monday petitioned the National Labor Relations Board for union recognition, saying they have organized to address concerns surrounding pay and benefits and give themselves a stronger voice in university... Read more
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FOX Business
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certificationNEW HAVEN, Conn. – Yale University graduate students on Monday petitioned the N
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certification
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Yale University graduate students on Monday petitioned the National Labor Relations Board for union recognition, saying they have organized to address concerns surrounding pay and benefits and give themselves a stronger voice in... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Grad Students File For Union Recognitioncourses in 10 Yale departments formally signed authorization cards seeking unio
Grad Students File For Union Recognition
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
courses in 10 Yale departments formally signed authorization cards seeking union recognition filed Monday with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). They seek to have UNITE HERE Local 33 recognized as their union to bargain on their... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama Supreme Court recess appointment thwarted by Senate pro forma sessionsrecess appointment. Mr. Obama tried to test that strategy in 2012 by announcin
Obama Supreme Court recess appointment thwarted by Senate pro forma sessions
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
recess appointment. Mr. Obama tried to test that strategy in 2012 by announcing a series of recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board, even when the Senate was meeting every three days. A company sued, and the case made its way... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Grad Students File For Union Recognitioncourses in 10 Yale departments formally signed authorization cards seeking unio
Grad Students File For Union Recognition
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
courses in 10 Yale departments formally signed authorization cards seeking union recognition filed Monday with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). They seek to have UNITE HERE Local 33 recognized as their union to bargain on their... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Harp Calls For A "Civil" FallHarp said. Harp said the two sides started negotiating early and have made lot
Harp Calls For A "Civil" Fall
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Harp said. Harp said the two sides started negotiating early and have made lots of progress. She also predicted that a National Labor Relations Board ruling last week in favor of graduate student employee organizing could help the two sides... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certificationNEW HAVEN, Conn. — Yale University graduate students on Monday petitioned the N
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certification
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 days ago
NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Yale University graduate students on Monday petitioned the National Labor Relations Board for union recognition, saying they have organized to address concerns surrounding pay and benefits and give themselves a stronger voice in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certificationin teaching and research at Yale University have filed petitions seeking union
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certification
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
in teaching and research at Yale University have filed petitions seeking union certification. Monday's filing with the National Labor Relations Board follows a ruling last week from the board that found graduate assistants at private... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certificationin teaching and research at Yale University have filed petitions seeking union
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certification
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
in teaching and research at Yale University have filed petitions seeking union certification. Monday's filing with the National Labor Relations Board follows a ruling last week from the board that found graduate assistants at private... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certificationin teaching and research at Yale University have filed petitions seeking union
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certification
Silicon Valley / Posted 2 days ago
in teaching and research at Yale University have filed petitions seeking union certification. Monday's filing with the National Labor Relations Board follows a ruling last week from the board that found graduate assistants at private... Read more
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Salon.com
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certificationin teaching and research at Yale University have filed petitions seeking union
Yale grad students file petition seeking union certification
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
in teaching and research at Yale University have filed petitions seeking union certification. Monday’s filing with the National Labor Relations Board follows a ruling last week from the board that found graduate assistants at private... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Obama and economic equalityit easier to unionize workplaces, Obama delivered a huge gain for low-wage serv
Obama and economic equality
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 2 days ago
it easier to unionize workplaces, Obama delivered a huge gain for low-wage service workers in his appointments to the National Labor Relations Board. In August 2015, the board delivered a series of decisions by a 3-2 partisan vote making it... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Telemundo Refuses to Air SAG-AFTRA Ad About Language Equitytheir freedom of choice to join a union or not, in a secret ballot election, a
Telemundo Refuses to Air SAG-AFTRA Ad About Language Equity
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
their freedom of choice to join a union or not, in a secret ballot election, a democratic process established by the National Labor Relations Board. According to SAG-AFTRA, Telemundo pays Spanish-speaking performers less than half of their... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Feds blast Novelis for labor practices, orders company to recognize unionIn a decision issued Friday , a three-person panel from the National Labor Rela
Feds blast Novelis for labor practices, orders company to recognize union
The Post-Standard / Posted 3 days ago
In a decision issued Friday , a three-person panel from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) agreed with the findings of an administrative law judge. The panel said Novelis engaged in unfair labor practices when workers campaigned to unionize... Read more
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The Columbian
Nevada becomes one of Trump’s big hopes for swing state winwith the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hote
Nevada becomes one of Trump’s big hopes for swing state win
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
with the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hotel refused to recognize the union until the National Labor Relations Board forced it to do so in April. Now the union complains the hotel won’t negotiate a contract and... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Nevada becomes one of Trump's big hopes for swing state winwith the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hote
Nevada becomes one of Trump's big hopes for swing state win
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
with the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hotel refused to recognize the union until the National Labor Relations Board forced it to do so in April. Now the union complains the hotel won't negotiate a contract and... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Nevada becomes one of Trump's big hopes for swing state winwith the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hote
Nevada becomes one of Trump's big hopes for swing state win
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
with the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hotel refused to recognize the union until the National Labor Relations Board forced it to do so in April. Now the union complains the hotel won't negotiate a contract and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Nevada becomes one of Trump's big hopes for swing state winwith the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hote
Nevada becomes one of Trump's big hopes for swing state win
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
with the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hotel refused to recognize the union until the National Labor Relations Board forced it to do so in April. Now the union complains the hotel won't negotiate a contract and... Read more
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Salon.com
Nevada becomes one of Trump’s big hopes for swing state winwith the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hote
Nevada becomes one of Trump’s big hopes for swing state win
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
with the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hotel refused to recognize the union until the National Labor Relations Board forced it to do so in April. Now the union complains the hotel won’t negotiate a contract and... Read more
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ABC News
Nevada Becomes One of Trump's Big Hopes for Swing State Winwith the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hote
Nevada Becomes One of Trump's Big Hopes for Swing State Win
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
with the Culinary Union, which organized more than 500 of its workers. The hotel refused to recognize the union until the National Labor Relations Board forced it to do so in April. Now the union complains the hotel won't negotiate a contract and... Read more
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The Daily Record
A Trump win could upend graduate students’ right to unionizeupend graduate students’ right to unionize Graduate students seeking to unioni
A Trump win could upend graduate students’ right to unionize
The Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
upend graduate students’ right to unionize Graduate students seeking to unionize scored a victory this week before the National Labor Relations Board. But should Donald Trump win the White House or Republicans keep control of the Senate, the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Chase Brexton union vote to be certified next week, unless health system objectsto unionize will become official next week unless the clinic's leaders raise co
Chase Brexton union vote to be certified next week, unless health system objects
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
to unionize will become official next week unless the clinic's leaders raise concerns about the election before then, National Labor Relations Board officials said Friday. The employees, expressing concern over what they said are long work... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Culinary union protesting outside Trump hotelStrip. They are demanding that the GOP presidential nominee start contract neg
Culinary union protesting outside Trump hotel
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
Strip. They are demanding that the GOP presidential nominee start contract negotiations with the union. Last month, the National Labor Relations Board challenged the workers' right to unionize. That means the company can not file any more... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Nathan Littauer Hospital plans lockout of striking NYSNA nursesby political and community leaders. Following the first day of the January loc
Nathan Littauer Hospital plans lockout of striking NYSNA nurses
The Leader-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
by political and community leaders. Following the first day of the January lockout, the union filed charges with the National Labor Relations Board. The hospital and union settled those charged April 15, with the hospital agreeing to provide... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
NLRB rules against Marist College in faculty electionFriday, August 26, 2016 TOWN OF POUGHKEEPSIE – The National Labor Relations Bo
NLRB rules against Marist College in faculty election
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 5 days ago
Friday, August 26, 2016 TOWN OF POUGHKEEPSIE – The National Labor Relations Board ruled that Marist College committed misconduct during the June 2014 union election of adjunct faculty to join the union of their choice. The ruling sustained a... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Union protest planned at Trump hotel after labor victoryat the off-Strip property. The powerful labor group last month scored a victor
Union protest planned at Trump hotel after labor victory
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
at the off-Strip property. The powerful labor group last month scored a victory in their effort to unionize when the National Labor Relations Board rejected Trump Ruffin Commercial LLC's challenge of a December election in which a majority of... Read more
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New Haven Independent
NLRB Ruling Boosts Yale Grad-School Union Drivethat may inject new life into the decades-long quest to unionize their contempo
NLRB Ruling Boosts Yale Grad-School Union Drive
New Haven Independent / Posted 5 days ago
that may inject new life into the decades-long quest to unionize their contemporaries at Yale. The ruling came from the National Labor Relations Board. The board ruled in a 3-1 vote that graduate students who work as teaching and research... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Union protest planned at Trump hotel after labor victoryat the off-Strip property. The powerful labor group last month scored a victor
Union protest planned at Trump hotel after labor victory
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
at the off-Strip property. The powerful labor group last month scored a victory in their effort to unionize when the National Labor Relations Board rejected Trump Ruffin Commercial LLC's challenge of a December election in which a majority of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Union opportunities change outlook for graduate assistantsacross the nation, including those in Connecticut. In deciding that graduate s
Union opportunities change outlook for graduate assistants
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
across the nation, including those in Connecticut. In deciding that graduate students are employees of a university, the National Labor Relations Board not only reversed a 2004 decision on the subject, but it opened the door for conversations at... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Union opportunities change outlook for graduate assistantsacross the nation, including those in Connecticut. In deciding that graduate s
Union opportunities change outlook for graduate assistants
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
across the nation, including those in Connecticut. In deciding that graduate students are employees of a university, the National Labor Relations Board not only reversed a 2004 decision on the subject, but it opened the door for conversations at... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Union opportunities change outlook for graduate assistantsacross the nation, including those in Connecticut. In deciding that graduate s
Union opportunities change outlook for graduate assistants
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
across the nation, including those in Connecticut. In deciding that graduate students are employees of a university, the National Labor Relations Board not only reversed a 2004 decision on the subject, but it opened the door for conversations at... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Brown: School will comply with grad student union rulinguniversity will support graduate students as they consider whether to form a un
Brown: School will comply with grad student union ruling
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 6 days ago
university will support graduate students as they consider whether to form a union and bargain collectively. The National Labor Relations Board on Tuesday ruled in favor of Columbia University students in New York who wanted to join the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Brown: School will comply with grad student union rulinguniversity will support graduate students as they consider whether to form a un
Brown: School will comply with grad student union ruling
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
university will support graduate students as they consider whether to form a union and bargain collectively. The National Labor Relations Board on Tuesday ruled in favor of Columbia University students in New York who wanted to join the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Fired Newark airport worker gets back pay in labor settlementfor a day will get back pay for that day, $83 each, which includes interest. T
Fired Newark airport worker gets back pay in labor settlement
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
for a day will get back pay for that day, $83 each, which includes interest. The settlement approved earlier this month by National Labor Relations Board Regional Director Richard Fox “wasn’t perfect,” said Kevin Brown, New Jersey state director of... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Credentialism and Corruption: Vile College Administrators Editionlook at the adademic precariat, which comes in two forms: adjuncts, and teachin
Credentialism and Corruption: Vile College Administrators Edition
Naked Capitalism / Posted 6 days ago
look at the adademic precariat, which comes in two forms: adjuncts, and teaching assistants, who just won a victory at the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). Teaching Assistants Washington, D.C. — The National Labor Relations Board issued a... Read more
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MLive.com
Grad students win 'intensely meaningful' NLRB ruling, U-M union official saysmoment for the academic labor movement. "It's my hope that all states, includi
Grad students win 'intensely meaningful' NLRB ruling, U-M union official says
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
moment for the academic labor movement. "It's my hope that all states, including Michigan, will follow the example of the (National Labor Relations Board) and that Michigan will reverse its 2012 decision, allowing research assistants to make the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Chase Brexton workers to vote whether to form a unionand alleging unfair labor practices. The board of directors at Chase Brexton H
Chase Brexton workers to vote whether to form a union
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
and alleging unfair labor practices. The board of directors at Chase Brexton Health Care earlier this week asked the National Labor Relations Board to postpone the vote and accused some of its managers of illegally encouraging formation of... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Graduate assistants at Duke, other universities granted collective bargaining rightsago Graduate assistants at private universities now have the right to collecti
Graduate assistants at Duke, other universities granted collective bargaining rights
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 6 days ago
ago Graduate assistants at private universities now have the right to collectively organize thanks to a ruling from the National Labor Relations Board Tuesday classifying them as university employees. The ruling came as a result of a petition... Read more
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Newsmax
NLRB: Graduate Students at Private Colleges Can UnionizeThe National Labor Relations Board ruled Tuesday that graduate students can uni
NLRB: Graduate Students at Private Colleges Can Unionize
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
The National Labor Relations Board ruled Tuesday that graduate students can unionize at private schools and that they are covered by the National Labor Relations Act. The NLRB announced its 3-1 ruling in connection with a case involving Columbia... Read more
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Maneater
Graduate workers hold second annual rally for graduate rightsschool year. They plan to continue advocating for affordable housing, child car
Graduate workers hold second annual rally for graduate rights
Maneater / Posted 6 days ago
school year. They plan to continue advocating for affordable housing, child care, a living wage and their healthcare. The National Labor Relations Board ruled on Tuesday that graduate student workers attending private universities have the right... Read more
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The Mercury News
Philosophy, French, dance on the chopping block at Bay Area liberal arts collegeas the university is required to do. Meanwhile, the university's newly formed
Philosophy, French, dance on the chopping block at Bay Area liberal arts college
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
as the university is required to do. Meanwhile, the university's newly formed faculty union has filed a grievance with the National Labor Relations Board to put a stop to the cuts. The following programs are to be phased out under the plan that... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
U of R graduate assistants rally after ruling allowing unions07:14 PM Graduate assistants at the University of Rochester are supporting a r
U of R graduate assistants rally after ruling allowing unions
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 6 days ago
07:14 PM Graduate assistants at the University of Rochester are supporting a ruling that allows them to unionize. The National Labor Relations Board voted in favor of the proposal Tuesday. Supporters say grad students at private universities... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Chipotle under fire for illegal workplace policiesFederal regulators have taken a red pen to Chipotle's employee handbook, saying
Chipotle under fire for illegal workplace policies
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 6 days ago
Federal regulators have taken a red pen to Chipotle's employee handbook, saying several policies violated labor laws. The National Labor Relations Board said in a recent decision that Chipotle has to amend four rules that are illegal because they... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Chipotle under fire for illegal workplace policiesFederal regulators have taken a red pen to Chipotle's employee handbook, saying
Chipotle under fire for illegal workplace policies
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
Federal regulators have taken a red pen to Chipotle's employee handbook, saying several policies violated labor laws. The National Labor Relations Board said in a recent decision that Chipotle has to amend four rules that are illegal because they... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Chipotle under fire for illegal workplace policiesFederal regulators have taken a red pen to Chipotle's employee handbook, saying
Chipotle under fire for illegal workplace policies
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
Federal regulators have taken a red pen to Chipotle's employee handbook, saying several policies violated labor laws. The National Labor Relations Board said in a recent decision that Chipotle has to amend four rules that are illegal because they... Read more
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The Hill
NLRB expands relief for wrongly fired workersThe National Labor Relations Board ruled Thursday that a Colorado-based superma
NLRB expands relief for wrongly fired workers
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
The National Labor Relations Board ruled Thursday that a Colorado-based supermarket chain must fully compensate workers found to have been unlawfully terminated. In its 3-1 decision, the board said King Soopers's back pay policy was inadequate. The... Read more
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