NLRB Reversing Important Labor Law Precedents

By Bobbi Murray, -

Employee rights advocates say this Labor Day’s family barbecues and union solidarity picnics will take place in the shadow of a Trump administration that has quietly stacked the National Labor [...]

Seeds Of Labor War Are Fertilized By The NLRB

By Hamilton Nolan, -

Inherent in the ridiculous human condition is the necessity that we continually relearn lessons of the past, the hard way. Such is the case today. Guess what happens when the government and power [...]

NLRB Deals Major Blow To Fight For 15

By Max Zahn, In These Times. -

The reported settlement of a landmark case against McDonald’s at the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) deals a blow to Fight for $15’s union ambitions, widening the chasm between the [...]

Murphy Oil May Be The Last Workers’ Rights Case

By Celine McNicholas, -

By Celine McNicholas for Portside - Yesterday, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) filed its brief in NLRB v.Murphy Oil, which will be argued in the Supreme Court in October. The case will [...]

NLRB Allows Graduate Students At Private Universities To Unionize

By Mark Joseph Stern, -

By Mark Joseph Stern for Slate - On Tuesday, the National Labor Relations Board ruled that graduate students employed by private universities are permitted to unionize under federal law. The 3–1 [...]

NLRB Confirms Legality of Union Support for Israel Boycott

By Staff, -

By Staff of United Electrical Workers. The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has reaffirmed its dismissal an unfair labor practice charge brought by an Israeli law firm against a U.S. union, [...]