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New union election rules in effect as of April 14, 2015
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • April 14 2015

On April 14, 2015 the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) new union election rules (Election Rules) went into effect. As discussed in a prior GT


NLRB’s new ‘quickie’ election rules take effect despite pending court challenges
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • April 14 2015

On April 14, 2015 the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) new union election rules (Election Rules) went into effect. As discussed in a prior GT


Massachusetts voters approve ballot question mandating paid sick time
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2014

On Nov. 4, 2014, Massachusetts voters approved a ballot question that entitles employees to earn up to 40 hours of sick time each year. Employees who


Massachusetts enacts domestic violence leave law
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • September 5 2014

In August of 2014, the governor of Massachusetts signed into law, An Act Relative to Domestic Violence. This is a comprehensive domestic violence law


The Supreme Court declares a recess for recess appointments
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2014

On June 26, 2014, the Supreme Court issued its decision in the closely-watched NLRB v. Noel Canning case, challenging President Obama's recess


Governor of Massachusetts proposes the elimination of non-competition agreements in Massachusetts
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2014

On April 10, 2014, Governor Deval Patrick unveiled legislation to prohibit Massachusetts companies from requiring employees to sign non-competition


Student - athletes or statutory employees?
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • April 1 2014

In a closely-watched decision, a Regional Director for the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ruled on March 26, 2014 that football players


Senate confirms five members to NLRB
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 31 2013

Yesterday, the Senate voted to confirm five Members to the NLRB, marking the first time in a decade that the Board has consisted of five


Federal court upholds Arizona’s secret ballot amendment
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • September 6 2012

We’ve been covering constitutional amendments passed in four states that guarantee a secret ballot in all union elections


NLRB appeals ruling striking down new union election rules
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • August 9 2012

We’ve been following the NLRB’s attempts to change decades-old election rules to make it easier for unions to organize