Labor & Employment Law Resource Center

Bloomberg BNA's e Labor & Employment Law Resource Center is the cutting-edge online platform that integrates exclusive legal analysis and practice tools from the nation’s leading labor and employment law experts together with Bloomberg BNA’s renowned news coverage and comprehensive primary source information.

The Resource Center provides practitioners with the authoritative resource for finding solutions and developing strategies to address the ever-evolving issues in labor and employment law. With the Resource Center, you will have access to timely and reliable information and insights on disabilities law; labor relations; discrimination; wages, hours, and leave; occupational safety; and more.

Get up-to-date news and expert analysis from respected practitioners and Bloomberg BNA's expert legal editors, and access practical, time-saving research tools — including our exclusive Arbitration Award NavigatorSM, FLSA Litigation Tracker, and Employment Discrimination Verdicts & Settlements Navigator — on one comprehensive, searchable platform.




Stay on top of the issues and outcomes that matter most to your work with Daily Labor Report® and other sources of industry-leading news. Our extensive network of reporters and correspondents helps you understand the implications of today’s developments in labor and employment law.


Find unique solutions to your challenging research problems with in-depth, results-oriented guidance from Bloomberg BNA’s experienced team of legal editors, and BNA Insights from renowned experts in the field. The Resource Center also features detailed Manuals, and access to dozens of well-respected treatises published in conjunction with the ABA Section of Labor & Employment Law. Titles include Elkouri and Elkouri: How Arbitration Works and Covenants Not to Compete: A State-by-State Survey.


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Increase your efficiency and productivity by using proven, exclusively developed templates and tools— including client letters, checklists and forms, the Arbitration Award NavigatorSM, BNA Labor PLUS™, our HR Policy Handbook, the NLRB New Filing Finder, FLSA Litigation Tracker™, Verdicts & Settlements Navigator™, and sample collective bargaining clauses.


Access 25,000 arbitration awards and locate specific awards with the Arbitration Award Navigator, featuring 12 custom filtering tools including case name, arbitrator, state, and more. Get an at-a-glance, easy-to understand view of your search results with informative charts. Locate a specific arbitrator’s award for employers, unions, or topic and quickly view awards administered by the American Arbitration Association.




Practice Tools
  • Arbitration Decisions by Contract Term
  • Arbitration Award Navigator
  • Checklists & HR Policy Handbook
  • Compare Tool
  • Contract Clauses by Union/Topic/Classification Outline Number
  • Directory of Arbitrators
  • DOL Opinion Letters Search Tool
  • FLSA Litigation Tracker™
  • Indexes and Finding Aids
  • News Monitors
  • NLRB New Filing Finder
  • State Law Chart Builder
  • Verdicts & Settlements Navigator
  • Wage Settlement Search Tool
Bloomberg BNA Treatises
Access well-known treatises written by highly-respected litigators, practitioners, and thought leaders. These books include essential insights, with links to primary-source material and a collection of headnoted cases.
  • The Developing Labor Law
  • Employment Discrimination Law
  • International Labor & Employment Laws
  • Elkouri & Elkouri: How Arbitration Works
Primary Sources

Access full-text decisions of the most significant labor and employment cases. You can find a case by citation, keyword, or by using our Headnote Finder. You’ll also be able to search or browse federal and state statutes, regulations, and agency documents.

  • Disabilities (ADA) cases
  • Discrimination (FEP) cases
  • Individual employment rights (IER) cases
  • Labor and employment Code of Federal Regulations provisions
  • Labor and employment federal and state primary-source materials
  • Labor and employment state laws
  • Labor and employment U.S. Code provisions
  • Labor arbitration decisions
  • Labor cases and NLRB decisions
  • Wages, hours, and leave cases


  • Absenteeism and turnover
  • Affirmative action/diversity
  • Age bias and compulsory retirement
  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Arbitration awards
  • Background checks
  • Collective bargaining
  • Contract negotiation and enforcement
  • Drug and alcohol testing
  • Employment-at-will
  • Employment testing
  • Fair employment practices
  • Family and medical leave
  • Handling grievances
  • Hiring
  • Hours of work
  • Independent contractors
  • Individual employment rights
  • Jurisdiction and procedure
  • Labor arbitration
  • Labor-management relations
  • Layoffs and shutdowns
  • Leave rights
  • Minimum wage
  • Overtime pay
  • Pay equity
  • Political activities
  • Pregnancy discrimination
  • Privacy
  • Right to information
  • Safety and health
  • Sexual harassment
  • Smoking in the workplace
  • Social Media
  • Strikes and slowdowns
  • Temporary and leased workers
  • Termination
  • Union organizing
  • Wages and hours


Formats and Frequency
Updated daily online.
Resource Center email updates are sent out daily and can be customized to your interest area, plus latest development emails as important news breaks.


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