Labor Relations Ink October 2017

Labor Relations Ink October 2017

In this issue: What Have You Done For Me Lately? Another Union Financial Scandal Weinstein, SEIU Style Are Supervisors The Next Micro Unit? Insight, Scoreboard, Teamster Beat and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site....
Union Bailout Update

Union Bailout Update

First item in the update is the demise of the National Council on Federal Labor-Management Relations, a sop to government unions created by executive order in 2009 by President Obama. The objective of the Council was to expand the topics that could be considered for...

Right To Work

The West Virginia Supreme Court took a lower court judge to task for attempting to block the newly enacted Right to Work law from going into effect. Kanawha County’s Jennifer Bailey attempted to uphold AFL-CIO arguments that were rejected by the Supreme Court 70 years...
Labor Around The World

Labor Around The World

U.S. automaker Tesla acquired a German company last year, and recently avoided a union drive by German union IG Metall. Tesla management and a plant workers council came to terms on pay increases. Tesla head Elon Musk had made it clear that he didn’t believe IG Metall...
Labor Relations Ink September 2017

Labor Relations Ink September 2017

In this issue: Perception & Reality Do As I Say… Never Squander A Good Crisis Who Needs Another Social Network? SEIU Watch, Insight, Sticky Fingers, Scoreboard and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site. ********** Labor...