Tags » National Labor Relations Board

Emanuel Fills Last NLRB Seat

By Edwin S. Hopson

On September 26, 2017, William J. Emanuel, a Republican,  was sworn in as a Member of the National Labor Relations Board.  Emanuel’s term will end August 27, 2021. 66 more words

Labor Law

Illinois peeps, check out - N.F.L. Players May Have an Ally in Their Protests: Labor Law

In a debate over how far workers can go in banding together without retribution by their employers, many experts say showing solidarity is a legal right.. 8 more words


Crucial Labor and Employment Issues on the Line in Landmark U.S. Supreme Court Case

By Jo Bennett

UPDATE 10-04-2017

The oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday, October 2, was reported in the media as reflecting a deeply divided Court. 572 more words

Department Of Labor

The American Franchise at Risk

On September 13th the House subcommittee on Worker Protection and the subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions held a congressional joint hearing to consider the… 792 more words


This New Republican Majority May Start Undoing Obama-Era Labor Laws

The National Labor Relations Board may soon start unwinding Obama-era legislation seen by industry as favorable to labor. On Monday, Senate Republicans confirmed a second Trump nominee to the five-member board, giving it a Republican majority for the first time in the current administration. 160 more words