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BCCI, Srinivasan withdraw cases against each other

3 days agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

A day after Shashank Manohar returned to the BCCI president's post, the board and N Srinivasan have withdrawn cases against each other, related to Srinivasan's presence at the BCCI's working committee meeting in August

WSJ Writer Downplays Illegal Acts By Employer To Criticize Labor Ruling In Favor Of United Food Workers

An op-ed in The Wall Street Journal by editorial writer Allysia Finley downplayed a labor judge's findings of employer misconduct to accuse California's Agricultural Labor Relations Board of teaming up with the United Food Workers to "shake down workers" by throwing out the ballots of a decertification vote. Show More Summary

Amber Rose's Slut Walk Is A Success, But What About The Shade She Threw At Kanye West?!

This is inneresting! Amber Rose held a Slut Walk in El Lay on Saturday afternoon, and while it sounds like it was a success across the board, she did manage to shade Kanye West in the process! Related: Listen To Amber Tell All On The PHP! In a reference to Yeezy's comments several months ago about needing to [...]

Business Owners March on Washington to Protest New Labor Rules

Small business owners took to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to voice their objections to a joint-ownership ruling from the National Labor Relations Board in August.

UofL School of Public Health and Information Sciences Dean Named to Federal Advisory Board

Craig H. Blakely, Ph.D., M.P.H., dean of the University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences, has been appointed to the Defense Health Board, which advises the Secretary of Defense on matters relating to health for retired and active members of the military and their families.

Corn Patent Improves Process for Bio Based Plastics

The Iowa Corn Promotion Board (ICPB) has just been issued a new patent relating to the imporved process used in making bio plastics.  The patent specifically pertains to the compound isosorbide, which allows the use of more bio material in plastics and improves other properties, such as a plastic’s melting temperature. Show More Summary

Two Drivers Seek Repeal of Uber Arbitration Policy

Two drivers for Uber Technologies Inc. on Thursday filed charges with the National Labor Relations Board, arguing that the on-demand transportation company’s arbitration policy violates the National Labor Relations Act.

Big 12 Commissioner Predicts College Athletes One Day Will Go On Strike

2 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- College athletes at Northwestern University lost their effort to form a union in August when the National Labor Relations Board declined to rule on their case. But while officials at the NCAA and its member conferencesShow More Summary

NLRB’s “impractical, dangerous” Browning-Ferris ruling

2 weeks agoIndustries / Law : Overlawyered

Courts will eventually strike down the National Labor Relations Board’s awful Browning-Ferris ruling (earlier) extending labor-law liability across many franchising and subcontracting relationships, predicts lawyer and former NLRB member Marshall Babson at the New York Times’s “Room for Debate.” More: Sean Hackbarth, U.S. Show More Summary

After backlash, New Jersey school won’t close for Islamic holiday Eid al-Adha

2 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

JERSEY CITY — Jersey City’s school board decided against adding an Islamic holiday to its official school closure list after backlash from the Jewish community, according to NBC New York. RELATED: Students may have Islamic holiday off in Jersey City The board met on Thursday to discuss...

Anthony Weiner Resigns from Firm after Clients Ditch the Firm

The Free Beacon with the latest: Anthony Weiner’s gig as a member of the advisory board at public relations firm MWW has come to an end after just two months, according to the New York Post. The firm, run by major Democratic fundraiser Michael Kempner, hired Weiner in July as a “public policy expert.” It was […]

Report: Clive Gillinson suspended by Carnegie Hall

The Wall Street Journal reports a breakdown of relations at Carnegie Hall between the new chairman, Ronald Perelman, and the English executive director, Sir Clive Gillinson. Perelman accuses Gillinson of failing to obtain board approval for major deals, such as a branded competition funded by Warner’s Len Blavatnik. For a period of 24 hours last […]

Scott Walker Tries To Save His Campaign By Getting Back To Union-Busting Basics

Walker says he'll eliminate the National Labor Relations Board, ban federal worker unions, and repeal prevailing wage laws nationwide. The post Scott Walker Tries To Save His Campaign By Getting Back To Union-Busting Basics appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Scott Walker's New Labor Plan Will Do To America What He Did To Wisconsin

Scott Walker's new labor plan: eliminate the National Labor Relations Board and federal employee unions... and more! Walker is unveiling the plan later today in Las Vegas. Even the AP notes how dramatic a shift this would represent in the history of the U.S. labor movement: Read More ?

Walker Will Propose Crackdown on Unions

Gov. Scott Walker will propose changes to federal labor law making it illegal for federal workers to form unions, the AP reports. Walker would also “eliminate the National Labor Relations Board, transferring some of its powers to the National Mediation [...]

Unions file new Wal-Mart labor complaint related to store closure

(Reuters) - Unions filed a second labor board complaint against Wal-Mart Stores related to its temporary closure of a California store, claiming the retailer discriminated against activist workers by not transferring them to nearby stores. Show More Summary

How to get paid what you’re owed, in three easy steps. (Okay, maybe not so easy.)

This Labor Day, it looks like workers’ rights advocates finally have some things to celebrate. Last week the National Labor Relations Board issued a major ruling in favor of workers; the Fight for $15 movement won wage increases at several major corporations and across New York state; President Obama’s Labor Department will soon dramatically expand […]

Teamsters win election in labor case at center of recent NLRB ruling

last monthHealth : Booster Shots

Workers at the Silicon Valley recycling plant that was central to a recent landmark National Labor Relations Board ruling have voted in support of being represented by the Teamsters union.

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