The National Labor Relations Board has reaffirmed its dismissal an unfair labor practice charge brought by an Israeli law firm against a U.S. union, the United Electrical Workers, over its support of protests against Israeli policies including the union’s endorsement of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) movement. Show More Summary
An in-depth look at the troubling experiences of women in the trucking industry; a group of Teamsters are stopped by police for leafleting in Georgia; new National Labor Relations Board ruling a win for temp workers; and researchers reveal a big gender wage gap among physicians in academic medicine.
NEW YORK — Shared workspace provider WeWork is fighting a battle on two fronts. The National Labor Relations Board is currently examining at least three complaints against the New York-based company over unpaid wages to former staff....Show More Summary
Shaun Richman asks a fundamental question: When the hell did the federal government get bolder than most labor unions about asserting the legal rights of workers? On Monday, in a 3-1 ruling, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) reversed a Bush the Younger-era precedent that gave employers a say over whether temporary and subcontracted workers […]
San Diego County Schools Superintendent Randy Ward will be placed on administrative leave as the school board launches a forensic audit to examine “concerns related to certain expenditures and compensation” for top education officials. ”As elected officials statutorily charged with the oversight...
Part of my personal mission at Destructoid over the past several years has been to cover tabletop gaming as it relates to the predominantly video game crowd. The fruits of my efforts pale in comparison to shows like Wil Wheaton's Tabletop as far as getting people into the hobby, but that's more for board games in general. Show More Summary
The National Labor Relations Board has spoken In-N-Out was just admonished by the National Labor Relations Board over the Fight for $15, but it’s got nothing to do with how they pay their employees. The California-based burger chainShow More Summary
Brad Delong: Here’s a round table of views about “The Vulnerability of American Politics to Demagogues.” Lawyers, Guns and Money: Here’s a ruling from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) that could be a big win for unions. Cognitive Dissonance: Here’s one approach to unseating Paul Ryan, the “Biggest. Show More Summary
Labor regulators have had their hands full keeping track of all the methods employers use to disavow responsibility for their employees. In a decision issued Monday, the National Labor Relations Board drew a firm line through one maneuver that has hamstrung union organizing in shops that employ...
A leader of the state's special board on community-police relations said Friday she's increasingly concerned about safety at the upcoming Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Continue reading ? The post Board co-chair ‘nervous as hell’ over Republican convention appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Sometimes, if you happen to be Justin Bieber, you simply have to go wakeboarding in your underwear. Related: Video Of Justin Bieber’s Redacted Penis Finally Available To The Public It happens. There are those days, provided you’re the “Sorry” pop star, that all you have on hand is a pair of white cotton Calvin Klein boxer-briefs. [...]
Chelsea Peretti is PISSED. And, rightfully so! On Wednesday, the Brooklyn Nine-Nine actress revealed that she and Jordan Peele were jetting off to England for their honeymoon, when there was a serious snag in their plans. Related: Jordan & Chelsea Make Their Red Carpet Debut As Newlyweds! After eloping with the Keanu star a little while back, the [...]
Take a couple hot laps around Pala Raceway on board Robby Bell's GoPro Hero 4 during a Tuesday practice day. Related: Check out some more GoPro footage from Robby Bell.
One new Board Bill was introduced at the St. Louis Board of Aldermen on Friday 6/24/2016: Board Bill No. 99 | Ordinance relating to Office of Recorder of Deeds BOARD BILL NO. 99 INTRODUCED BY ALDERMAN LARRY ARNOWITZ An ordinance relating to the employees and salaries of the Office of...
It seems there won't be a happy medium with 2016 NBA free agency. Those who built expectations for the 2016 NBA draft can relate. Either Ben Simmons or Brandon Ingram was going to come off the board first, and no team was going to make a major trade, or something crazy would happen. This summer the Association offers a similar dilemma. Show More Summary
You know things are going well when dessert is involved! As we reported, on Thursday, new couple Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston boarded a private jet after having a romantic rendezvous in Rhode Island. Related: Twitter Reacts To Hiddleswift! Well before their exit, Hiddleswift enjoyed a lovely date at Olympia Tea Room in Westerly, RI the night [...]
Microsoft has asked a federal court to throw out an August 2015 decision by the National Labor Relations Board that extended the responsibility of companies for contract workers, which could require companies to have liability for workers hired by contractors. The case, which “expanded the test for joint employment beyond whether a company had ‘direct […]
A federal appeals court has upheld a National Labor Relations Board move modernizing and streamlining union representation elections. The rule, which business lobby groups like the American Builders and Contractors and the National Federation...Show More Summary
Now that the National Labor Relations Board is considering the question of graduate student unionization again, we’re beginning to see people write pieces suggesting that academic life would collapse if graduate students had bargaining rights. If there’s any use to this particular one (by Jonathan Gartner, who is, as best as I can tell from... Read more »
The Federation of International Cricketers Association has said players across the globe remain insecure when it comes to providing information related to corruption to the anti-corruption units of the various member boards