Here’s a small, but important, ray of sunshine to brighten a conservative’s day. Yesterday, the Fresno Bee reported that Gov. Jerry Brown had appointed the Agricultural Labor Relations Board Chief Counsel, Sylvia Torres-Guillen, to become a “special counsel” on his staff. Show More Summary
By Cole Strangler, International Business Times House Republicans voted Wednesday to slash the budget of the federal agency that enforces the nation’s foundational labor laws and attached to the proposal a number of anti-union measures championed by industry lobbyists. Show More Summary
If the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) succeeds in its aim of holding franchisors legally liable for labor law violations by franchisees, it’s likely to upend the terms on which small and fledgling operators gain access to marketplace...Show More Summary
The National Law Review It's still too early to say which National Labor Relations Board regional office ultimately will lead the regions in the average shortest time between the filing of a certification petition and the conduct ofShow More Summary
For reasons unknown, Boeing's board gave its CEO, Jim McNerney, a week to ship himself upstairs so Dennis Muilenburg -- a 30 year veteran who rose from engineering intern to Boeing's COO -- can take over as Boeing CEO on July 1. If all goes according to plan, McNerney, who has had a [...]
By Hector Barreto, Fox News Latino Using the power of the purse, Congress has taken yet another positive step to push back on the anti-business policies of the union-backed National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). The House Appropriations...Show More Summary
Finland hopes to restore its trade relations with Russia amid anti-Russian sanctions imposed by the European Union, Esko Aho, Executive Chairman of the Board of East Office of Finnish Industries, said.
South Carolina Church Shooting and the NRA by Mike Peters OF RELATED INTEREST: –NRA board member blames Charleston shooting deaths on pastor’s vote against guns in churches –NRA board member blasts reverend killed in Charleston attack –The legal loophole that allowed Dylann Roof to get a gun –It’s not about mental illness: The big lie [...]Show More Summary
The National Law Review Implementation of the National Labor Relations Board’s ambush election rule is in full swing, and, after seven weeks of experience under the new rule, NLRB case data reveal that unions are winning well over 60 percent of representation elections conducted by the NLRB.
By Peter Schmidt, The Chronicle of Higher Education The National Labor Relations Board has upheld a unionization vote by adjunct instructors at a California college after determining that the election had not been tainted by a supervisor’s support for their organization.
The Mashable Events Board is a great place to list and find leading conferences in your industry, whether it's advertising, technology, media or public relations. This week, we're highlighting five events that can help move your career forward. Show More Summary
Sam Estreicher (NYU) has just published Depoliticizing the National Labor Relations Board: Administrative Steps, 64 Emory L.J. 1611 2015). Here's the abstract: Complaints about the political forces arrayed against the basic labor laws and about the increasing “politicization” of...
Labor Union Report In what seems to be more evidence of the National Labor Relations Board’s pro-union leanings, a recent letter to members of Pennsylvania’s congressional delegation details what appears to be certain conflicts of interest...Show More Summary
In what seems to be more evidence of the National Labor Relations Board's pro-union leanings, a recent letter to members of Pennsylvania's congressional delegation details what appears to be certain conflicts of interest by the regional...Show More Summary
By Heather Greenaway, The Daily Caller Big Labor is at it again. Predictably, and as many warned, since the enactment of the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) “ambush election” ruling, elections to unionize workplaces have sprung up at an alarming rate. Show More Summary
Girlfriend: Your family can’t be any worse than my roommates at boarding school. The worst was when they made me dress up like a cowboy and do stripteases to early Madonna. -Q train Overheard by: Jonathan Graves
Nearly all action to come out of the Obama administration's National Labor Relations Board has sought to ease union organizing campaigns in order to funnel workers' money into union coffers.
Sometimes, we have a hard time relating to Mark Wahlberg. Like the time Wahlberg compared DeflateGate to a violent hate crime. That was something we just couldn't get on board with. We figured that was some sort of Marky-Mark logicShow More Summary
Twitter’s chief executive, Dick Costolo, is stepping down but will remain on board. He and Twitter investor relations tweeted the news today. Dick Costolo to step down as CEO, will remain on Board, and Jack Dorsey appointed Interim CEO, effective July 1 — TwitterIR (@TwitterIR) June 11, 2015 Developing
The recruiting world has grown in complexity with each passing year. Staying on top of the macro trends (mobile, social, etc.) and the moving target related to how candidates find jobs (aggregation, job boards, referrals, etc.) is a full time...