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Quick Flashback—NLRB Overruled Obama Board’s “Independent Contractor” Test

Rosemary McKenna

Earlier this year, the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB” or “the Board”)—with its 3-to-1 Republican-appointed majority—returned to its long-standing common-law test for determining whether workers are independent contractors (“ICs”) or employees, expressly overruling an Obama-era decision, which it said impermissibly altered the test by severely limiting the significance of “entrepreneurial opportunity” to the analysis. 538 more words

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Labor board will charge Kaiser for refusing to bargain, union says

https://www.healthcaredive.com/news/labor-board-will-charge-kaiser-for-refusing-to-bargain-union-says/544648/

Dive Brief:

  • The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is preparing to prosecute health system Kaiser Permanente for refusing bargain with SEIU United Healthcare Workers West, …
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Nurses accuse St. Charles of unfair labor practices

Nurses allege hospital threatened them over union work, workplace staffing.

Nurses working at St. Charles Bend have alleged that the hospital threatened them after they raised concerns about workplace staffing and participated in union activities. 47 more words

Bend Bulletin

DOL Plans to Tackle Overtime and Joint Employer Issues in 2019

Agency also extends its PAID wage claims settlement program through next March.

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) says it intends to unveil new overtime and joint employer rules in the recognizably near future. 796 more words

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Fifth Circuit Court to New Orleans Charter School: Recognize Your Employees' Choice to Collectively Bargain

On September 21, 2018, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals denied the appeal of Louisiana-based charter school, International High School of New Orleans (operated by Voices for International Business and Education, Inc.) to declare itself a “political subdivision” of the state, thereby enabling the charter school to ignore employees’ vote to be represented by the union, United Teachers of New Orleans. 1,521 more words

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Employers Have Opportunity to Comment on NLRB’s Proposed Joint Employer Rule

By Sharon Gold

The National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) recently proposed a rule establishing the standard for determining joint employer status under the National Labor Relations Act.  201 more words

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Keep Calm and Be Cautiously Optimistic - Recent NLRB Developments

Contributed by Beverly Alfon, September 25, 2018

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is taking more steps towards positive, significant change for private-sector employers: 567 more words

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