Labor Relations INK – August 2016

Labor Relations INK – August 2016

In this issue: Joint Employer Status Between A Rock And A Hard Place Do As I Say, Not As I Do Another Merger To Save A Union SEIU Watch, Insight, Sticky Fingers, Scoreboard and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site....
Do As I Say, Not As I Do

Do As I Say, Not As I Do

What makes people believe in unions? “Unions protect the rights of working Americans,” is a typical response. But what about when they don’t? Earlier this month, the NLRB ruled that one union violated federal labor law in the “actions it took against its own...
Labor Relations INK – October 2015

Labor Relations INK – October 2015

In this issue: Political Season Turmoil In The Land Of Solidarity Portland Port Woes SEIU Watch, Sticky Fingers, Scoreboard, Insight and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site. Labor Relations Update by Phil Wilson I just got...
Turmoil In The Land Of Solidarity

Turmoil In The Land Of Solidarity

OUR Walmart is a UFCW front group that has been trying to organize Walmart employees for years. The employees working for OUR Walmart are non-union, and apparently, UFCW would like to keep it that way. When a group of Seattle-based OUR Walmart workers reached out to...
Labor Relations INK July 2015

Labor Relations INK July 2015

In this issue: Criminals & Bullies Will Labor Issues Figure Prominently in the 2016 Campaign Season? High Tech and New Media Employers Beware Exposé of Union Fat-Cats SEIU Watch, Sticky Fingers, Scoreboard, Insight and more… The bottom of each story contains a...