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Senate Introduces Own Version Of Bill To Restore National Labor Relations Board Election Procedures
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2017

On Wednesday, June 14, 2017, Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) announced introduction of The Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act (S. 1350): A bill to


NLRB Holds Supervisor’s Text Messages to Employee Were Unlawful Interrogations -Rejects Employer’s Argument for “Safe Harbor”
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • June 19 2017

On June 7, 2017, in RHCG Safety Corp. and Construction & General Building Laborers, Local 79, LIUNA, the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB" or


Retirees Proceed to Arbitration Over Slashed Benefits
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

Retiree benefits are a big issue for many employers - from pure economic cost to administrative burdens. Accordingly, some companies have moved to


June Kicks Off with a Flurry of Labor and Employment Law Developments and Activity
  • Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

DOL Actions Undercut Obama Administration on Joint Employers and Independent Contractors In the past week, the U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) under


Class Action Waiver Update: Ogletree Deakins Files Supreme Court Amicus Brief Supporting Businesses and Employers
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

On June 16, 2017, Ogletree Deakins filed an amicus brief in the class action waiver cases that are currently before the Supreme Court of the United


Federal Court Washes Away New York City’s Pro-Union Ordinance
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • June 16 2017

A New York City ordinance requiring car wash companies to post a higher surety bond if they do not sign a union bargaining agreement covering their


UBER Arbitration Pact Tossed
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2017

The assault on company-employee arbitration pacts by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) continues. On June 13, an NLRB Administrative Law


‘Let’s Get Ready To Rumble!’ Class Action Waiver Battle Kicks Off At Supreme Court
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2017

The class action waiver battle between employers and the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has been brewing for years. It's finally coming to a


Labor Board Finds Employer Guilty Of “Textual Harassment”
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • June 14 2017

In what appears to be a first-of-its kind decision, the National Labor Relations Board recently determined that an employer committed an unfair labor


Sixth Circuit Adds to a Growing Circuit Split; SCOTUS to Decide Scope of Employees’ Arbitration Rights
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2017

In National Labor Relations Board v. Alternative Entertainment, Inc., No. 16-1385, 2017 WL 2297620 (6th Cir. May 26, 2017), the Sixth Circuit joined