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Guest Post: Worker Centers as Labor Organizations? Labor Law’s Quid Without the Quo

Cynthia Estlund is the Catherine A. Rein Professor of Law at New York University.

At last week’s NYU Annual Conference on Labor (an excellent conference, by the way), the most heated exchange during a panel on alternative worker organizations revisited the debate over whether “worker centers” are “labor organizations” subject to the NLRA.  1,031 more words

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Labor unions are targeting franchisees and the restaurant industry as a whole, and they are not alone. Worker centers, including Fast Food Forward and Worker’s Organizing Committee are generally closely affiliated with, i.e. 838 more words