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Administrative & court decisions

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
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  • June 30 2010

The U.S. Supreme Court decided that the National Labor Relations Board had no authority to act with only two members

Major contract settlements & negotiations

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 31 2009

The average first-year wage increase in contract settlements reached during all of 2009 was 2.3 percent, compared with 3.6 percent reported in 2008, according to a BNA analysis of contract data

Legislation & politics

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 30 2009

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has asked Hyatt Hotels’ President and CEO to reconsider the company’s decision to fire 98 nonunion housekeeping employees at three Boston area hotels and replace them with low-wage workers from a contracting company and stated that he will direct all state employees not to use Hyatt when traveling or for other purposes while on state business if the workers are not rehired

Major contract settlements & negotiations

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 30 2010

The United Auto Workers Local 2121 and Mashantucket Pequot Gaming Enterprise have reached a tentative first contract covering 2,500 casino dealers at the Foxwoods Resort Casino and MGM Grand located on an Indian reservation in Mashantucket, Connecticut

Crime & corruption

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 30 2009

According to a complaint filed by a former NFL Players Association director of human services, the U.S. Department of Labor is investigating alleged collusion between the union and team owners

Strikes & labor disputes

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2010

In 2009, the number of major work stoppages in the United States dropped to five work stoppages, down from 15 stoppages in 2008 and the fewest number of work stoppages since 1947

Administrative & court decisions

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 6 2010

Church Homes Inc, a nursing home operator in Hartford, Conn, agreed to pay 133 current and former employees $2.55 million in back pay, interest and pension credits whom it illegally replaced during a 1999 strike

Administrative & court decisions

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 30 2009

The NLRB ruled that Starbucks baristas working in a Milwaukee, WI Hilton hotel cannot be accreted to an existing bargaining unit of hotel employees represented by UNITE HERE because the baristas have a separate identity from the other hotel workers and, thus, constitute a separate bargaining unit

Legislation & politics

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 6 2010

In an address to the AFL-CIO Executive Council, Vice President Joe Biden reassured union leaders of the Obama administration's support of organized labor

Major contract settlements & negotiations

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 30 2010

The United Steelworkers ratified a new four-year master contract with Alcoa Inc