Union Bailout Update

Union Bailout Update

The DOL under new head Alexander Acosta has withdrawn two memos (or administrative interpretations) originally posted by the Wage & Hour division related to independent contractor and joint employer status.  Although such action does not change any law, it does...
UNIFOR All In! Campaign

UNIFOR All In! Campaign

Canadian super union UNIFOR is presenting a nicely designed image with their latest All In! Campaign Toolkit booklet.  If you’ve got operations in Canada, take a look...
Canadians Say “No Thanks!”

Canadians Say “No Thanks!”

A poll by Nanos Research of employed Canadians found that 8 out of 10 of those who do not belong to a union have no desire to join one. The Canadian LabourWatch Association commissioned the survey, titled “The State of Unions 2011.” Other findings include:...