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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.

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NEWS & COMMENTARY

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.


EXPERT ANALYSIS

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.

 

 


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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

TOPICS COVERED

  • 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

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May 20
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May 20
Joint Unions for American Airlines Workers Certified
May 20
Low-Wage Workers Older, More Educated Than in 1979, Without Commensurate Raise
May 20
EEOC Attorney: Agency Looking to Comments For Proposed Rule on Wellness Programs
May 20
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May 20
Workers Vote Against IBEW Representation At Electrolux Appliance Factory in Memphis
May 20
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May 20
Federal Personnel System Needs Overhaul, Additional Flexibility, Witnesses Tell Panel
May 20
President Signs Border Patrol Pay Bill
May 20
Four Federal Agencies Agree to Improve Service to Workers From Asian Communities
May 20
Premium Processing of H-1B Extensions Suspended
May 20
USCIS Posts Information to Help H-4 Spouses Apply for Work Authorization Under New Rule
May 20
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May 20
Los Angeles City Council Votes to Adopt Plan for $15 Per Hour Minimum Wage
May 20
Raising Minimum Wage in Local Jurisdictions Unlikely to ‘Kill Jobs,' CAP Analysis Suggests
May 20
NLRB Judge Resets McDonald's Hearing Date
May 20
Connecticut Enacts Worker E-Mail, Social Media Password Privacy Law
May 20
New York Reaches Out to Nail Salon Workers With Wage Fairness and Job Safety Campaign
May 20
TPP Won't Help Balance Relations Between China, U.S., AFL-CIO Report Says
May 20
Senate Commerce Committee Clears Bills On Port Credentialing, Trucker Drug Testing
May 20
ALJ Sees No Duty to Bargain on Discipline As NLRB Hasn't Reaffirmed Alan Ritchey
May 20
Judge Removes Illinois Governor From Public Sector Right-to-Work Suit
May 20
2015 Contracts Reflect Average Wage Hike Of 2.7 Percent for First Year, Analysis Shows
May 20
Major Collective Bargaining Settlements Reported to Date in 2015
May 20
NLRB's Weekly Summary of Cases, Dated May 11-15, 2015
May 20
EEOC Officials Respond to GOP Criticisms During Senate Committee Oversight Hearing
May 19
Airport Shuttle Driver Must Arbitrate His State Law Wage, Hour Claims, Court Rules
May 19
Diabetic Worker Fired for Sleeping On Job Loses Claim in Pre-ADAAA Case
May 19
EEOC May Try Challenge to ‘Honesty Policy' As Illegal Job Screening, Related ADA Claims
May 19
College's Efforts Against Predatory ‘Vanity Journals' Bar Professor's Bias Claims
May 19
IBM Workers Bring Class Action Alleging Company Artificially Inflated Stock Value
May 19
Congress Clears Border Patrol Pay Bill
May 19
House OKs Bill Requiring VA to Retain Reprimands
May 19
‘Conservative Immigration Plan' Includes Mandatory E-Verify, Guestworker Programs
May 19
ILO Report: Shrinking Steady Employment Fuels ‘Vicious Circle' of Slow Job Creation
May 19
Los Angeles City Council Votes To Increase Minimum Wage to $15
May 19
Striking Workers at Marathon Petroleum Galveston Bay Refinery Reject Contract
May 19
Making More Workers Eligible for Overtime Will Cut Hours, Bonuses, NRF Report Says
May 19
NLRB to Review Another Joint Employer Case And Board Precedent on Multiemployer Units
May 19
After Worker's Electrocution, Battery Maker Fined for Failure to Train and Provide PPE
May 19
Houses Passes Veteran Contracting Preference Bill
May 19
Also in the Courts: A Roundup of Recent Labor and Employment Rulings
May 19
Higher Rate of Wage Growth to Continue, Preliminary Second-Quarter WTI Suggests
May 19
Supreme Court Docket Watch: List of Granted Labor and Employment Law Cases Pending During 2014-2015 Term
May 19
High Court Paves Way for 401(k) Litigation, Reverses Trend of Finding Lawsuits Untimely
May 18
USPS May Be Liable for Not Avoiding Confrontation With Carrier With PTSD
May 18
Narrow Classes Are Key Post-Wal-Mart, Fourth Circuit Discrimination Ruling Shows
May 18
DOL Extends Fiduciary Rule Comment Period In Response to Push by Groups, Lawmakers
May 18
Hollister Wins Long-Running Suit Challenging Company Stock Transaction, Per Ninth Circuit
May 18
Judge Extends Temporary Restraining Order In ESOP Dispute With Satellite TV Installer
May 18
32 Percent of Employers Report Shortages In Labor in 2015 Versus 40 Percent in 2014
May 18
Court OKs Tossing Social Worker's Lawsuit; No Viable Allegations Against Union or County
May 18
Boston Enacts Six-Week Paid Parental Leave Policy Covering City Employees
May 18
AFL-CIO Steadfast on Deferred Action Preparations Regardless of Legal Outcome
May 18
DOL Issues Final Version of Rules of Practice And Procedure for Administrative Hearings
May 18
Justices Won't Review If Punitive Damages Are Available to Seamen for Flawed Vessel
May 18
Black Employee Selected Multiple Times For Drug Tests Has Triable Race Bias Claim
May 18
Citing Common Interest Between Workers, Franchisees, SEIU Files Complaint With FTC
May 18
Leg Amputation Accident Draws $98,935 Fine
May 18
Senate Votes Down Trade Bill Amendment To Increase Funding for Displaced Workers
May 18
Warren Expands Criticism of Obama's Trade Agenda to Include Past Agreements
May 18
Employers May Give Preference To Veterans Under New Georgia Law
May 18
VA Nurses May Proceed With Class Claim For Unpaid Overtime Wages, Fed. Cir. Rules
May 18
Roundup of Recent EEOC Settlements And Newly Filed Enforcement Actions
May 18
Supreme Court Denies Review in Five Labor, Employment Cases May 18, 2015
May 18
U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Tibble v. Edison International
May 18
Election Rule Challenges Face Headwinds; Court Questions Early Lawsuits, Alternatives
May 15
NLRB Regional Director Declines to Issue ULP Complaint Against Sherwin Alumina
May 15
FairPoint Layoff Plan Affects 219 Workers Represented by CWA, IBEW in New England
May 15
Misclassified Exotic Dancers Failed to Show Willful Violation or Owner's Personal Liability
May 15
Fired EKG Technician With Migraines Fails To Show FMLA Interference, Retaliation
May 15
House Passes Bill to Restore Border Patrol Overtime
May 15
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May 15
Consultant Says EEO-1 Reports May Help Spot Illegal ‘Steering' by Federal Contractors
May 15
Model Employer Executive Order Support Broadens in Senate; 17 Democrats Sign On
May 15
Concerns About Cadillac Tax Growing, Employers Taking Action, ACA Survey Finds
May 15
Decision to Adopt Private Health Exchanges Depends on More Than Money, Panelists Say
May 15
Some Employers View Applicants' Lack of Online Presence as a Negative
May 15
Senator Asks Labor Department to Explain Its Retrospective Regulatory Review Activities
May 15
U.S. Factory Production Unchanged In April, as Strong Dollar Hurt Exports
May 15
Republicans Look to Appropriations Riders To Attack Joint Employer, Other Labor Issues
May 15
Benefit Suspension Guidance Needs Plan Participant Protections, Senators Say
May 15
Emergency Services Provider Can't Avoid Trial On EMT's Pregnancy Discrimination Act Claim
May 15
Orange County to Pay $10M to Settle Labor Dispute With Attorneys' Union
May 15
Asians Underrepresented in Executive Ranks At Silicon Valley Tech Giants, Study Asserts
May 15
DuPont Leak That Killed Four Draws $99,000 Fine for Training, Process Safety Failures
May 15
New York City Mayor Announces Measures To Address Working Conditions in Nail Salons
May 15
Chinese Daily Workers Ask Court to Approve Settlement of $7.8 Million in Overtime Pay
May 15
Also in the Courts: A Roundup of Recent Labor and Employment Rulings
May 15
NLRB's Pearce and Griffin Field Questions About Joint Employers and Bargaining Units
May 14
600 Virgin America Pilots Begin Voting On Union, as Company Fights ALPA Bid
May 14
Signed Policy Manual Acknowledgment Form Waived Employee's Right to Resist Arbitration
May 14
Court OKs $90M Settlement With Boeing Involving Former Employees' ERISA Claims
May 14
Almost All Employers Give Paid Memorial Day Holiday, but Some Employees Need to Work
May 14
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May 14
AAO Can't Reject Testimonial Evidence Supporting Religious Worker Visa, Court Says
May 14
USCIS Memo on L-1B Visas Troubling, AILA, American Immigration Council Say
May 14
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May 14
As Pension Recoupment Grows, Advocates For Pensioners Offer Advice to Agencies
May 14
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May 14
Michigan Senate Passes Legislation That Would Repeal Prevailing Wages
May 14
7th Cir. Finds One of Three Former DeVry Workers Has Viable Title VII Retaliation Claim
May 14
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May 14
Bipartisan Bill Aims to Give Participants Projection of 401(k) as Monthly Income
May 14
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May 14
Senate Advances Trade Negotiating Bill; Currency Manipulation Battle Continues
May 14
Senate Trade Measure Includes Assistance For Workers Affected by Competition Abroad
May 14
Pennsylvania Hospital Illegally Prevented Nurses From Picketing, NLRB Judge Finds
May 14
Illinois Governor's Right-To-Work Vision Fails to Win a Single Vote in House
May 14
Sixth Circuit Rejects Effort in Michigan To Sue State Over Child-Care Union Dues
May 14
OSHA Head Applauds Judge's Order That Bars Lear From Firing Workers
May 14
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May 14
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May 14
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May 13
CWA and AT&T Announce Tentative Contract for 17,500 Landline Workers
May 13
Facebook Boosts Minimum Wage, Benefits for Its Contract Workers
May 13
As Church Plan Debate Hits Next Level, 3rd Cir. Receives Competing Amicus Briefs
May 13
Lesley University Adjuncts Ratify Contract, With Wages Hikes, Job Security, SEIU Says
May 13
Webster University Adjuncts Say No To Union Representation, in SEIU Setback
May 13
Job Growth Slows in Southern States, As Energy Industry Cutbacks Continue
May 13
Oil Firm Ordered to Pay $3.7 Million In Back Overtime, Damages to Truck Drivers
May 13
Overtime for Border Patrol Would Continue Under Measure Approved by House Panel
May 13
DOL Officials Clarify New H-2B Wage Rule Allowance for Employer-Provided Surveys
May 13
CEOs Made 373 Times Average Worker Pay In 2014, Annual AFL-CIO Analysis Finds
May 13
Workers Ratify Contracts at BP Whiting, Other Oil Facilities Previously on Strike
May 13
House OKs Tax Breaks for Officers' Families, Penalty-Free Withdrawals for Early Retirees
May 13
Pond Cleaning Company Faces $223,454 In Fines for Hazards Leading to Diver's Death
May 13
5th Cir. Rules Professor Fired for Alleged Violent Remark Lacks Due Process Claim
May 13
Macy's Ordered to Revise Handbook; NLRB Judge Cites Impact on Employee Rights
May 13
Missouri Legislature Passes Right-to-Work Bill, But Governor Likely Will Veto It
May 13
BoA Subsidiary Misclassified Appraisers As Exempt From Overtime, Judge Rules
May 13
House Democrats Tout Economic Agenda To Enhance Conditions for Working Women
May 13
Also in the Courts: A Roundup of Recent Labor and Employment Rulings
May 13
NLRB's Weekly Summary of Cases, Dated May 4-8, 2015
May 13
4th Cir. Rules 2-1 Black Nucor Workers May Proceed as Class on Race Bias Claims
May 12
USW's Rejection of Three Century Aluminum Proposals Spurs Lockout of 560 in Kentucky
May 12
Former Zambian Embassy Employee's Claims Revived Due to District Court Service Errors
May 12
Poll: Public's Satisfaction With Government Handling of Jobs, Economy Is Low but Rising
May 12
Companies Should Reveal HR Policies To Investors, Academic Researcher Says
May 12
New York Mayor, Progressive Caucus Unveil Legislative Agenda, Including Paid Leave
May 12
Worker on Oil Platforms Wasn't Seaman Covered by Jones Act, Fifth Circuit Holds
May 12
AFL-CIO, Congressional Democrats to Unveil Legislation Package to Overhaul Labor Law
May 12
Illinois Supreme Court's Pension Ruling Leaves Lawmakers With Few Options
May 12
Data Breaches Highlight ERISA Legal Peril Plans May Face Some Day, Attorneys Say
May 12
Amputation Inspection Leads to $822,000 Proposed Penalty for Air Duct Manufacturer
May 12
Dairy Co-Op Fined $193,200 for Violations Related to Entrapment Death in Grain Silo
May 12
ACLU Seeks Investigation of Hollywood, Alleging Discrimination Against Women
May 12
Pennsylvania, New Jersey Grappling With Local Sick Leave Requirements
May 12
Democrats Push Back on Labor in TPP, Seek Changes in Mexico, Malaysia, Vietnam
May 12
Democrats Thwart Trade Bill Test Vote, Demand Deal on Package of Measures
May 12
FedEx Freight Drivers in Illinois Reject Representation by Teamsters
May 12
NLRB Unit Clears Restaurant Franchiser, Says Not Joint Employer Under Any Legal Test
May 12
Number of NLRB Elections Held in 2014 Up Slightly Over Previous Year, Data Show
May 12
Job Openings Decreased in March, But Remained Close to 14-Year High
May 12
Disciplined White Officer Lacks Due Process, Retaliation Claims, Eighth Circuit Affirms
May 11
ERISA Preempts UPS Supervisor's Claims Based on Misrepresentations by Recruiters
May 11
Lawsuit Accuses Dave & Buster's of Cutting Workers' Hours to Deny Them Health Benefits
May 11
Millennials Now Outnumber Generation X In U.S. Labor Force, Pew Center Estimates
May 11
6th Cir. Says County Jail Officer With Anxiety Disorder Can Move to Trial on FMLA Claims
May 11
Obama Administration Clarifies Contraceptive Coverage Requirements in FAQs
May 11
Kansas City Reaches $1.5 Million Settlement With Second Group of EMTs in Overtime Case
May 11
Recent Guidance on Pension Recoupments Sparks New Questions for Treasury, DOL
May 11
Infosys Can't Boot White Workers' Allegations Of Preference for All-South Asian Workforce
May 11
New York Governor Creates Multiagency Task Force to Address Nail Salon Hazards
May 11
Nike Says It Will Increase U.S. Workforce If Fast-Track Trade Legislation Is Passed
May 11
NLRB Finds Kellogg Lockout Was Unlawful, Orders Bargaining and Back Pay for Workers
May 11
Proposed Labor and Employment Legislation—114th Congress
May 11
Single Incident Can Support Title VII Claims Of Harassment, Retaliation, 4th Cir. Decides
May 8
IBT Loses Representation of Dispatchers On Tie Vote After NMB Rules Against Runoff
May 8
UAW, Big Three Drove Industry Rebound By Embracing Innovation, EPI Paper Says
May 8
Canadian Unemployment Rate Unchanged At 6.8 Percent in April Despite Jobs Decline
May 8
New York City Mayor Signs Measure Barring Employer Use of Credit Checks
May 8
Church Plan Litigants Settle Claims for $8M, Agreement Includes ‘ERISA-Like' Protections
May 8
Third Circuit Formally Adopts Catalyst Theory Of Attorneys' Fees in ERISA Lawsuits
May 8
Rhode Island, DOL to Fight Misclassification
May 8
Court Rejects Challenge to DOL Posting Rule That Requires Contractor Labor Law Notices
May 8
Daughters of Charity Extends Contracts With Two Largest Unions During Sale Process
May 8
Thousands of Three-Year DACA Work Permits Issued After Injunction, Administration Says
May 8
Payment of Subminimum Wage for Persons With Disabilities Banned in New Hampshire
May 8
Social Workers to Receive $1.7 Million in Overtime
May 8
Postal Service's Problems Go Beyond Retiree Health Benefits Liabilities, PMG Brennan Says
May 8
Connecticut Assembly Clears Measure On Worker E-Mail, Social Media Privacy
May 8
Pittsburgh Will Pay $1.6 Million, Overhaul Police Hiring to Settle Class Race Bias Case
May 8
Court Affirms Exclusion of USPS Workers From Federal Whistleblower Protection Act
May 8
D.C. Cir. Affirms NLRB's Expenses Award To Union; Hospital Bargained in Bad-Faith
May 8
Indiana Law Allows Hiring Preference for Veterans
May 8
Also in the Courts: A Roundup of Recent Labor and Employment Rulings
May 8
Payroll Job Growth Rebounded in April; Unemployment Rate Fell to 5.4 Percent
May 8
NLRB's Weekly Summary of Cases, Dated April 27-May 1, 2015
May 8
Judges Consider Extent of DOL's Authority To Limit FLSA Home Care Worker Exemption
May 7
IAM Contract With United Launch Alliance Ratified by Majority of Members, Union Says
May 7
Court Says No Need for Burger King Worker Alleging Rape to Arbitrate Harassment Claims
May 7
UAW Fleshes Out Works Council Plans In Renewed Voluntary Recognition Bid at VW
May 7
Choosing High-Paid College Major Can Triple Earnings Over Lifetime
May 7
Changes to FAR Clauses Reflecting New Contractor EEO Mandates Finalized
May 7
Christian College Wins Stay in Contraceptive Case
May 7
Senators, Advocates Say New H-2B Rules Likely to Have Negative Impact on Business
May 7
Nations Should Consider Taxes, Transfers When Setting Minimum Wage, OECD Says
May 7
Cuomo Seeks Higher Fast-Food Pay Via Wage Board as SEIU, Workers Cheer
May 7
Missouri Bill Would Ban Local Ordinances Setting Minimum Wage, Employee Benefits
May 7
Sixth Circuit Revives Race Bias Claims Of Black Employee Fired After Office Spat
May 7
Senate Republicans Launch Investigation Of Labor Department, EEOC Guidance Use
May 7
Voting Under Way on Pact Between UFCW, Nob Hill for 1,400 in San Francisco Area
May 7
Immigrant Hispanic Safety Training Missing Mark, Conference Speakers Say
May 7
DOJ Settles Case Alleging 66-Year-Old Boss Sexually Assaulted 18-Year-Old Maine Worker
May 7
LIRR Workers' Representation Switches To Railroad Signalmen After Union Merger
May 7
Chicago Council Rejects Right-to-Work Plan, Says Governor's Strategy Targets Unions
May 7
FLSA Didn't Block Stevedore's Bonus Bid; Overtime Claim Was ‘Separate and Distinct'
May 7
First-Time Jobless Claims Rise but Hover Below 280,000, Lowest Level in 15 Years
May 7
Federal Act Preempts Bank Officer's Claim Under Florida Whistle-Blower Law, Court Says
May 6
Kmart Arbitration Agreement Signed By Minor Is Unenforceable, Court Decides
May 6
Comments Due July 6 on Pay-for-Performance Rule
May 6
California Employers Must Show FEHA Claim Lacks Objective Basis to Recover Court Costs
May 6
EEOC Launches Pilot Program on Electronic Filing
May 6
U.S. Companies Added 169,000 Jobs In April, Fewest in 13 Months, ADP Says
May 6
WGAE Wants Trade Group in Supporting Role As It Organizes Reality TV Writers, Producers
May 6
Misconduct Affecting Background Checks Subject to Firing Under Bill OK'd by Panel
May 6
NNU Members Ratify Four-Year Contract Covering 1,550 RNs at University of Chicago
May 6
Job Vacancy Ads Fall From Record High, Ending Three Straight Monthly Increases
May 6
Analysis Concludes DOL's Job Corps Program Helped Participants Find Higher-Paying Jobs
May 6
White House Adviser Disputes Skills Gap, But Says More Training Investments Needed
May 6
Minimum Wage Expected in Senate Amendments
May 6
Republicans Turn Attention to Separate Bill To Fight New NLRB ‘Ambush' Election Rules
May 6
Continental Wins Appeal of Pension Dispute; 7th Cir. Orders Reconsideration of Benefits
May 6
Indiana Governor Signs Law Repealing Prevailing Wages on State Construction
May 6
New Report Highlights Threats to Retirees And PBGC From Big Business Bankruptcies
May 6
Failure to Call 911 for 90 Minutes After Accident a Willful Violation, Court Affirms
May 6
Missouri Governor Vetoes Bill Aimed At Reducing Duration of UI Benefits
May 6
NLRB Advice Unit Clears Campaign Message That Union Would Affect Staff's ‘Direct Line'
May 6
NELI Speakers Highlight Litigation Trends Under Amended ADA, EEOC Wellness Rule
May 6
2015 Contracts Reflect Average Wage Hike Of 2.7 Percent for First Year, Analysis Shows
May 6
Productivity Fell 1.9 Percent in First Quarter, Marking Biggest Six-Month Drop Since 1993
May 6
Major Collective Bargaining Settlements Reported to Date in 2015
May 6
As McDonald's Moved to Raise Workers' Pay, Its Lobbyists Urged Caution on Wage Hike
May 5
NMB Adds Airline eTicket Support Workers To IAM-Represented Passenger Service Group
May 5
Cosmetology School Waived Right to Arbitrate Students' Wage & Hour Claims, Court Rules
May 5
OFCCP and Comcast Settle for $190,000 Charges of Sex and Race Bias in Hiring, Pay
May 5
Plenty of Time for Fiduciary Proposal Input; Form 5500 Update Coming Soon, Borzi Says
May 5
Service Industries Unexpectedly Grew At Faster Pace in April, ISM Report Shows
May 5
OPM Discontinuing Guidance to Agencies On Whether Conferences Qualify as Training
May 5
Report Says Most Companies Plan to Hire But Are Concerned About Finding Talent
May 5
No Senate Action on NLRB Rules Challenge; Chamber 96-3 Tables Obama Veto Message
May 5
DOL Sends Proposed Overtime Rule to OMB For Review, But Its Release Date Is Uncertain
May 5
Court Allows Jury to Decide Railroad's Duty To Discover Broken Tracks Leading to Injury
May 5
Connecticut, State Unions Reach $100M Settlement Over Targeted Layoffs in 2003
May 5
NLRA Protects ‘Inherently' Concerted Activity, Divided Labor Board Affirms in 2-1 Decision
May 5
Workplace Violence Injuries Up 60 Percent In Two Years in Health Sector, Data Show
May 5
Also in the Courts: A Roundup of Recent Labor and Employment Rulings
May 5
Justices Won't Review ADA Bias Claim Of Guard Receiving Disability Benefits
May 4
Court Won't Review If Federal Law Preempts State's Meal, Rest Break Rules for Drivers
May 4
U.S. Court Enjoins Pilots' Union Strike At Allegiant Airlines, Extending Earlier Order
May 4
Senators Introduce Bill Seeking to Protect Workers, Retirees in Business Bankruptcies
May 4
‘Family Responsibilities Discrimination' Often Involves Unconscious Bias, Lawyer Says
May 4
FLRA Chair Appoints David Eddy as Chief Counsel
May 4
Cadillac Tax, Subsidies Case Loom Large Over ACA and Employers, Practitioners Say
May 4
Little Change in HSA Tax Deduction Caps, High-Deductible Health Plan Limits for 2016
May 4
DOL Extends Comment Period for Herder Guidance
May 4
Paulsen, Quigley Reintroduce STAPLE Act To Exempt STEM Workers From Visa Caps
May 4
Education, Training Advised for U.S. Workers To Fight Global Labor Glut's Effect on Wages
May 4
Management Attorneys Predict Loss For McDonald's in Dispute with NLRB
May 4
Senate Delays Vote on NLRB Election Rules
May 4
Montana Becomes 20th State to Limit Employer Access to Social Media Accounts
May 4
Union Pacific Still Bound by EEOC Subpoena Even Though Charging Parties Lost Lawsuits
May 4
Taking Issue With Timing of Wage Hike, NLRB Orders New Election at Nursing Home
May 4
Shareholders' Meeting to Come With Side of Protest
May 4
Democrats Press OMB to End Eight-Month Review of Beryllium Exposure Regulation
May 4
Worker Rights, Restroom Access Focus Of Transgender Equality Group, OSHA Alliance
May 4
CEA Concludes Outsourcing of Jobs Doesn't Rise With Trade Agreements
May 4
Los Angeles Mayor Lauds New Drayage Firm That Classifies its Port Drivers as Employees
May 4
California Supreme Court Grants Review In Two Wage and Hour Rest-Period Cases
May 4
Supreme Court Denies Review in Five Labor, Employment Cases May 4, 2015
May 4
Board Splits 2-1 on Handbook Revisions; Majority Finds NLRA Violations Need Remedy
May 1
California's Lowest-Wage Workers Earning Less Than in 1979, UC Berkeley Report Says
May 1
House Rejects King Proposal to Repeal Prevailing Wages in Military Construction Bill
May 1
Amtrak Employee in California Gets Trial On State Law Disability Discrimination Claim
May 1
Jury Must Decide If Nurse Who Collapsed At Work Knew She Received Unauthorized IV
May 1
House Passes Resolution to Stop D.C. Law Banning Reproductive Health Discrimination
May 1
Larger Share of 2014 Law Graduates Than of 2013 Class Got Jobs, ABA Says
May 1
Court Preliminarily OKs $1.25 Million Deal Settling Shale Gas Workers' Overtime Claims
May 1
DOD Must Consider Civilian Workforce Cuts, Letter to Administration and Congress Says
May 1
High Lost-Time Rates After Injuries Likely To Trigger Inspection Under New Directive
May 1
SHRM: Most Employees Satisfied With Jobs, Cite ‘Respectful Treatment' as Top Reason
May 1
Pace of Growth in Manufacturing in April Remained Weakest Since 2013, ISM Says
May 1
US Airways Pilots Get $5.25M in Settlement With PBGC Over Pension Interest Dispute
May 1
Labor, Community Organizing Necessary For Black Worker Progress, Report Says
May 1
NLRB Issues Complaints Against El Super Tied to Stalled Contract Talks With UFCW
May 1
$62 Million Settlement in Lockheed 401(k) Case Obtains Preliminary Court Approval
May 1
House Bill by Hartzler Targets OSHA Fines For ‘Trivial' Violations, Sets Grace Periods
May 1
OSHA Releases Final Confined Spaces Rule For Construction Industry; Effective Aug. 3
May 1
Grocery Store Violated NLRA by Expelling Union Agents Visiting Employees, NLRB Rules
May 1
NLRB Affirms ALJ Ruling That Hospital Illegally Fired Nurse for Union Activity
May 1
Third Circuit Faults NLRB on Benefits Denial, Tells Board to Rethink Discrimination Theory
May 1
KFC Franchise Owner to Pay $375,000 To 700 Workers, New York AG Announces
May 1
Whistle-Blower to Get More Than $600,000 As Part of SEC's First Retaliation Proceeding
May 1
Roundup of Recent WHD Settlements And Newly Filed Enforcement Actions
May 1
Ford Didn't Violate ADA by Denying Telework To Employee With Bowel Illness, 6th Cir. Says
April 10
NMB Seeks DOJ Review of Possible Fraud In Union Election Effort at Delta Air Lines
April 10
SEIU Members OK Contracts With Companies Covering Nearly 10,000 Chicago-Area Janitors
April 10
Canadian Unemployment Rate Unchanged In March Despite Employment Increase
April 10
Newspaper Guild of New York Tells Members It Wants Permission to Go ‘Paper' Less
April 10
California Nurse Laid Off While on Leave Gets Trial on State Law Discrimination Claims
April 10
Nationwide Settles With Retirement Plans; Will Pay $140 Million, Change Disclosures
April 10
Seventh Circuit Hears From Government, Notre Dame in Contraceptive Mandate Debate
April 10
Change in H-1B Worker's Location Requires Amended Petition, AAO Says
April 10
Senators Seek Probe Into Companies Using H-1B Visas to Replace U.S. Workers
April 10
Texas Towns Try to Stop Safeguards for Gays As Rural Districts Gain in Political Influence
April 10
OFCCP Officials Explain How Agency Processes LGBT Bias Complaints
April 10
Comments Ask for Leeway With Initial Filings, Push for Quick Release of MPRA Guidance
April 10
No Adverse Action for Government Worker Who Said Stress Caused ‘Insulin Reaction'
April 10
Report Shows Workplace Suicide Increasing, But Employers Can Take Preventive Measures
April 10
Airport Cleaners Choose SEIU Representation, As NLRB Asserts Jurisdiction Over Contractor
April 10
People Who Quit Jobs to Care for Relatives Often Don't Receive UI Benefits, Report Says
April 10
Two Port Truck Drivers Were Employees, Not Independent Contractors, NLRB ALJ Says
April 10
Nigro to Retire as SMART Union President
April 10
$480K Settlement for Worker Who Alleged Head of State National Guard Misused Funds
April 10
Compiled Information
April 10
Trade, Infrastructure Debates in Bloom As Congress Returns From Spring Recess
April 10
NLRB's Weekly Summary of Cases, Dated March 30 to April 3, 2015
April 10
ETA Announces Two Proposed WIOA Rules That Stress Collaboration and Special Needs
April 3
Fifth Circuit Finds No Age Bias by Acquiring Firm's Choice Not to Keep Former Owner
April 3
AirTran Pilots Failed to Show Union Bad Faith In Southwest Merger Agreement, Court Finds
April 3
Fed Report Shows Cost of College Pays Off With Lifetime of Higher Earning Power
April 3
Virginia's Governor Signs Executive Order Barring Criminal History Questions by State
April 3
Share of Workers Taking on Multiple Jobs Steadily Fell in Past Two Decades, BLS Finds
April 3
Job Applicant With Pending FMLA Suit Has Discrimination Claim Based on Non-Hire
April 3
Women Are More Likely to Be Executives In Agencies Than Private Sector, OPM Says
April 3
Judge Bars Chicago Transit Authority From Blocking Workers' Political Activity
April 3
Teacher Fired for Urging Union to Delay Accreditation as ‘Leverage' Wins Judgment
April 3
Some Large U.S. Health-Care Corporations Lack Workplace Diversity, NAACP Report Says
April 3
H-1B Workers Boost Wages, Jobs, Economy, Council Asserts in ‘Primer' on Visa Program
April 3
USCIS Receives Sufficient Petitions to Meet FY 2015 Cap for H-2B Guestworker Program
April 3
Work Permits Through DACA, DAPA Will Benefit Economy, Report Finds
April 3
Virginia Bill to Ban ‘Prevailing Wage' Contract Mandates Vetoed by Governor
April 3
Forced to Quit for Discarding Banana Peels At Work, White Mechanic to Get Bias Trial
April 3
NLRB Clarifies Recognition Bar Calculation; One-Year Maximum Runs From Start of Talks
April 3
Striking Car Wash Workers in New York City Settle Dispute, Ending a Four-Month Impasse
April 3
EEOC Raises Jury Issue of Sex Discrimination For Women Denied Oil Rig Jobs, Court Rules
April 3
Also in the Courts: A Roundup of Recent Labor and Employment Rulings
April 3
Payrolls Rose by 126,000 Jobs in March, Fewest Since December 2013, Data Show
April 3
Lawson v. FMR LLC: One Year Later
April 3
House Acts to Reject NLRB Election Rules; President Expected to Veto Joint Resolution
March 19
Dozens of House Democrats Urge SEC to Quickly Finalize Pay Ratio Rules
March 19
Corrections Officer With Recurring Disability Can Go Forward With ADA Claim, Court Rules
March 19
Black Army Veteran With Stress Disorder Fails to State Claims Against Port, Supervisor
March 19
Court Affirms $1.2 Million Jury Award To Tunisian Muslim Worker on Bias Claims
March 19
Mixed Ruling Issued on Workers' Claims Of Double-Breasting, Contribution Write-Offs
March 19
Number of People Who Moved for Work Rose by 391,000 in 2014 to 7.37 Million
March 19
OPM Lays Out 2016 Goals for FEHBP In ‘Call Letter’ to Insurance Providers
March 19
Icahn Accuses UNITE HERE Local Leaders Of Deploying Mob-Style Bullying Tactics
March 19
L-1B Visa Denials at ‘Historic' High, Especially for Indians, Report Finds
March 19
Canadian Labor Pacts Inked in January Show 2.4 Percent Average Wage Growth
March 19
Local Wage Ordinances Should Include Robust Enforcement Strategies, NELP Says
March 19
Target Said to Be Raising Hourly Wages To $9 in April, Following Wal-Mart Lead
March 19
Bias-Intimidation Law Partly Unconstitutional, State Court Says in Caged Black Worker Case
March 19
Bill Seeks to Undo Specialty Healthcare, Prevent Elections by Employee ‘Micro Units'
March 19
With New Deadline, OSHA Accepting Input On Chemical Management Until October
March 19
Texas Sues DOL Over Rule Extending FMLA Definition of ‘Spouse' to Same-Sex Partners
March 19
English-Only Policy for Hospital Workers Violated Rights Under NLRA, ALJ Decides
March 19
NLRB General Counsel Griffin Issues Report Illustrating Lawful and Unlawful Work Rules
March 19
State Judge Denies Temporary Injunction In Challenge to Wisconsin Right-To-Work Law
March 19
Macy's Truck Drivers, Helpers Get First OK Of $4 Million Misclassification Settlement
March 19
Servers’ Failure to Allege Hours Worked Halts Overtime Claims; Other Wage Claims Remain
March 19
Congressional Democrats Float Measures To Expand Leave, Flexible Schedule Options
March 19
Also in the Courts: A Roundup of Recent Labor and Employment Rulings
March 19
Initial Jobless Claims Little Changed, Remain Below 300,000 for Second Week
March 19
NLRB Stands by ‘Refined' Contractor Test; FedEx Home Fails in Bid for Reconsideration
March 17
New York Exotic Dancer Who Opted Out of Class Action Must Arbitrate Her Wage Claims
March 17
4th Cir. Says Black, Female State Employee Didn't Plausibly Allege Bias in Nonselection
March 17
House Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Resolution Calls for Increased Pension Contributions
March 17
Court OKs Retaliation Lawsuit by Officer Who Was in Public Altercation With Mayor
March 17
Nursing Qualifications Should Be Harmonized To Meet Increasing Demands, Report Finds
March 17
DOL, DHS to Issue Joint Interim Final Rule To Re-Establish H-2B Guestworker Program
March 17
Lawmakers Criticize H-1B Visa Program, Cite Employer Abuses Displacing Workers
March 17
DOL Budget Will Promote Shared Prosperity, Better Pay, Safety, Perez Tells House Panel
March 17
Machinists Union Names Dora Cervantes First Female General Secretary-Treasurer
March 17
House Ready to Vote on NLRB Regulations As Rules Committee Sets Terms of Debate
March 17
In Last ABA Appearance, OSHRC Chair Deplores Cuts Prompted by Budget Shortfall
March 17
Missouri Manufacturer Faces $272,000 Fine After Worker Crushed by Falling Scrap Table
March 17
Silica Guidelines for Asphalt Milling Would Cut Exposure Below OSHA's Proposed Limit
March 17
Lawsuit Alleges Sex Bias in Pay, Promotions Against Female Directors in Novartis Division
March 17
Also in the Courts: A Roundup of Recent Labor and Employment Rulings
March 17
39 States Increased Payroll Jobs In January, Led by California, Ohio
March 17
Justices Won't Review If Court or Arbitrator Decides Whether Class Claims May Proceed
March 9
Justices Ask Solicitor General to Comment On Dispute Over RJ Reynolds Stock Plan
March 9
Supreme Court 9-0 Says DOL Didn't Need Rulemaking to Change FLSA Interpretation
March 9
U.S. Fiscal Uncertainty No Longer Seen As Hindering Economy, NABE Survey Finds
March 9
Cable Installation Supervisor With Seizures Can't Pursue ADA Claims, Eighth Circuit Says
March 9
Rude, Erratic Worker's Bipolar Disorder Not Apparent to Employer, 8th Cir. Finds
March 9
Efforts to Combat Underground Economy Disorganized, California Commission Finds
March 9
Kline Opposes Fair Pay Executive Order In Capitol Meeting With Labor Chief Perez
March 9
Agencies Should Alter Practices to Address Abuses in H-2A, H-2B Programs, GAO Reports
March 9
USCIS Suspends H-2B Petition Processing
March 9
Obama Calls on Cities to Join Job Training Plan for IT Workers
March 9
YouthBuild Evaluation Finds Local Variations But General Fidelity to Program's Core Values
March 9
Plans Mulling De-Risking Advised on How To Protect Participants and Themselves
March 9
NLRB Defends Election Rule Against Lawsuit, Asks Court to Dismiss Chamber's Challenge
March 9
Walker Signs Bill Making Wisconsin Nation's 25th Right-to-Work State
March 9
$30.5 Million Is Available for Face Forward Grants
March 9
Supreme Court Denies Review in Four Labor, Employment Cases March 9, 2015
March 9
U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Perez v. Mortgage Bankers Association
March 9
NLRB Election Rules Near Test in Congress; Changes Said to ‘Streamline' Board Process
February 27
AFL-CIO Membership Declined by 43,000 In 2014 to 9.3 Million, New Report Shows
February 27
Following Iskanian, California Court Finds Enforceable Agreement Waiving Class Actions
February 27
SEIU Is Pushing to Organize 800 Guards At Pittsburgh Area Companies by Mid-March
February 27
Virginia Lawmakers OK Expanding Employer Ability to Contest State Child Labor Charges
February 27
Rejected Nonunion Roofer's Restraint Claims Against Contractor and Union Are Revived
February 27
Former REI Director Disabled in Accident On Employer's Bike Loses Disability Bias Trial
February 27
Arkansas Governor Lets Bill Become Law Barring Expanded Local Anti-Bias Ordinances
February 27
Fifth Circuit Judges Oppose Majority Accepting More Lenient Title VII Standard
February 27
Nursing Profession Shortage Projected In Five Years, as Older Population Grows
February 27
Bill to Block Immigration Programs Stalls, Debate Delays Homeland Security Funding
February 27
House Judiciary Committee Members Wrangle Over DACA, DAPA Programs' Constitutionality
February 27
House Republicans Introduce Mandatory E-Verify Bill
February 27
ILAB Report Questions Effectiveness Of Honduran Enforcement of Labor Laws
February 27
NLRB Issues Memo on Immigration Status Issues
February 27
NLRB Names New Regional Director in Pittsburgh
February 27
Virginia Legislators OK Limits on Access To Social Media Accounts by Employers
February 27
Safety Inspection Exemption List for 2015 Issued by OSHA; About 600 Sectors Covered
February 27
Court Denies Injunction Against Italian Case Involving Nike Stock Award Agreements
February 27
D.C. ‘Wage Theft’ Bill Clears Review, Becomes Law
February 27
WHD Exposed $240 Million in Unpaid Back Wages
February 27
EEOC General Counsel Describes Agency's Enforcement Priorities and Litigation Trends
February 27
DOL Anticipating Supreme Court Decision On Rulemaking, Second Circuit Intern Rulings
February 27
Fourth-Quarter GDP Expanded Less Than Previously Estimated, Data Show
February 27
No Supreme Court Review of Decision Affirming Cut to Retiree Health Benefits
February 23
Justices Won't Review Ruling That FAAAA Doesn't Preempt UCL Misclassification Claim
February 23
High Court Declines to Review Award of Fees To Employer Under Florida Whistle-Blower Act
February 23
Politicians to Be Judged on Commitment To Raising Wages, Trumka Says at Meeting
February 23
Hotel Managers' Alleged Ageist Comments Heat Up Fired Chef's Bias, Retaliation Claims
February 23
IBEW, CWA Members Ratify Contracts With FairPoint, Ending Four-Month Strike
February 23
D.C. Cir. Backs PBGC Denial of Shutdown Benefits, Finds No Anti-Cutback Violations
February 23
Obama Backs Tougher Rules for Brokers As Fiduciary Rule Re-Proposal Heads to OMB
February 23
DOL Releases Rule Giving FMLA Rights To Workers in Legal Same-Sex Marriages
February 23
Administration Files Expedited Motion to Stay Injunction Barring Deferred Action Programs
February 23
Arizona Appealing Injunction Requiring State To Issue Driver's Licenses to DACA Recipients
February 23
DHS Funding Bill Falls in Senate Again
February 23
H-2A Maximum Meal Charges for 2015 Up From 2014, Travel Subsistence Same
February 23
EPI Says Hourly Pay Fell or Stagnated In 2014 for All but Lowest-Paid Workers
February 23
Laws Biased Against Women Thwart Countries’ Economies, IMF Study Finds
February 23
Martinez Leaves ODEP to Lead Wells Fargo Team
February 23
West Coast Ports, Longshore Union Reach Deal on Five-Year Contract, Avert Shutdown
February 23
Shell-Oil Union Talks Set to Resume Feb. 25 Over Growing Work Stoppages
February 23
Discharged Black Prosecutor Gets Trial On Race Bias Claims, Eighth Circuit Affirms
February 23
Facebook Shuttle Bus Drivers in California Unanimously Ratify Their First Labor Contract
February 23
Supreme Court Denies Review in 17 Labor, Employment Cases Feb. 23, 2015
February 23
Conference Calendar
February 23
Proposed Labor and Employment Legislation—114th Congress
February 23