Labor and Employe...
Follow
Find
4.5K views | +0 today
Labor and Employee Relations
What's happening in the world of labor and employee relations
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Avoid Vague Social Media Policies - InformationWeek

Avoid Vague Social Media Policies - InformationWeek | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
National ClotheslineAvoid Vague Social Media PoliciesInformationWeekDan Liutikas | November 30, 2012 02:25 PM.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Augusta Commission members interview finalists for HR director job - The Augusta Chronicle

Augusta Commission members interview finalists for HR director jobThe Augusta ChronicleOne of two former military men experienced in local government human resources in Florida is likely to become Augusta's new human resources director.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Courts to hear challenges to Obama appointments - The Seattle Times

Courts to hear challenges to Obama appointments - The Seattle Times | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Courts to hear challenges to Obama appointmentsThe Seattle TimesIn a major test of presidential power, federal appeals courts are starting to hear legal challenges to President Barack Obama's decision to bypass the Senate in appointing three...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Feel Cheated by The Boss? Workers Have an App for That - Syracuse.com

Feel Cheated by The Boss? Workers Have an App for That - Syracuse.com | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Syracuse.comFeel Cheated by The Boss? Workers Have an App for ThatSyracuse.comSpeaking to more that 100 human resource professionals at a conference at the Holiday Inn in Salina, attorney R.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Labor Unions Show Solidarity With Walmart Workers | FDL News Desk

Labor Unions Show Solidarity With Walmart Workers | FDL News Desk | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
We can now see why the imminent Walmart strikes on Black Friday have spooked the company.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Steve Harry: Breaking away from labor unions - Lansing State Journal

Steve Harry: Breaking away from labor unionsLansing State JournalIn the recent election, the Democratic Party did pretty well in Michigan.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

15,000 Hostess Workers Lose Their Jobs After Last-Ditch Mediation ...

In the wake of a crippling strike by the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union (BCTGM) that began on November 9. ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Rare Court Order Telling Union To Stop Filing Grievances Example ...

While federal courts rarely enjoin unions under the National Labor Relations Act, the federal court in this matter found in light of the NLRB ruling in favor of the other union, the court's decision in favor of the IBEW allows the IBEW to move ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Daily Kos: Laboring Under This Administration's Anti-Labor Ties

Daily Kos: Laboring Under This Administration's Anti-Labor Ties | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Then, as soon as there are union rumblings at a non-union Honeywell plant, managers are instructed to inform Honeywell's HR Department, which then informs Honeywell's Labor Relations Department (LER), which "puts ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Twinkies' demise proves the stupidity of US labor relations - Los Angeles Times

Twinkies' demise proves the stupidity of US labor relations - Los Angeles Times | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
MLive.comTwinkies' demise proves the stupidity of US labor relationsLos Angeles TimesThe Great American Twinkie Crisis illuminates what is wrong with the relationship between management and labor in this country.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

LRToday Morning Round-Up: November 21, 2012 - Labor Relations ...

It also includes materials for advanced labor law classes on topics such as: individual rights in a labor union, union security clauses, and federal preemption. The problem-based approach of this exciting new Book provides ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Tomb of the Unknowns Facebook Photo Gets Woman in Hot Water

Tomb of the Unknowns Facebook Photo Gets Woman in Hot Water | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The National Labor Relations Board has declared that social media postings are not protected under federal labor law. A judge also ruled in May that a Like on Facebook can also get you fired. Print Story Email Story Reprints ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

No Continuity of Business: Target Not the Successor Employer of ...

No Continuity of Business: Target Not the Successor Employer of ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
As a result, the union's application under Section 35 of the Labour Relations Code ("Code") for a declaration that Target is a successor employer to Zellers with respect to the business carried on by Zellers at the Brentwood Mall in Burnaby, B.C.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Confidential 2013 Human Resources and Labor Survey - Pallet Enterprise

Confidential 2013 Human Resources and Labor SurveyPallet EnterpriseThe Pallet Enterprise, Pallet Profile Weekly, and Recycle Record are teaming together to conduct a Human Resources and Labor Survey of the wooden pallet and container industry.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

AALS Employment Discrimination/Labor Relations & Employment ...

AALS Employment Discrimination/Labor Relations & Employment ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Dear Colleagues: Please see the attached for the 2012 joint annual newsletter for the AALS Section on Employment Discrimination and the Section on Labor Relations and Employment Law. Thanks very much for all of your ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Labor unions kill the golden Twinkie - The Tennessean

Labor unions kill the golden Twinkie - The Tennessean | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Labor unions kill the golden TwinkieThe TennesseanKilling the goose that lays the golden egg is one of those old fairy tales for children which has a heavy message that a lot of adults should listen to.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

NLRB Developments Post-Election – What The Future May Hold In ...

NLRB Developments Post-Election – What The Future May Hold In Labor Relations ... Select the “Enroll” button to the right of the course titled: Labor Relations Update: Live! The Latest at the NLRB. —Post Election Edition ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Labor Unions' Ad Blitz Targets Colorado Lawmakers « CBS Denver

Labor Unions' Ad Blitz Targets Colorado Lawmakers « CBS Denver | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
There's some bad news for those who thought they'd seen the end of the political ads for awhile. Now groups are hoping to sway Congress by appealing directly to voters.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Russian unions clash with industrialists over labor reform — RT

Russian unions clash with industrialists over labor reform — RT | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Russia's Labor Confederation has complained to law enforcers saying that the current concept of renewal of the country's labor laws, prepared by the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, is anti-constitutional.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Swedish Labor Union Seeks To Set Monetary Policy - Demands ...

Via Reuters:The head of Sweden's trade union confederation urges the central bank to cut interest rates to support the slowing economy and says union demands for wage hikes would not trigger inflation.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

At work and online: NLRB restricts employers' social media rules ...

Social media such as Facebook and Twitter are changing the world of work, and the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has taken notice. THE LAW: Section 7 of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) protects ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Labor Board Calls Walmart Strike Decision 'Complex' - ABC News

Labor Board Calls Walmart Strike Decision 'Complex' - ABC News | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
ABC NewsLabor Board Calls Walmart Strike Decision 'Complex'ABC NewsThe National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has not yet decided whether to stop planned Black Friday protests in front of Walmart stores, calling the allegations that a union is conducting...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Black Friday walkout: Why Walmart is focus of labor's struggle - Christian Science Monitor

Black Friday walkout: Why Walmart is focus of labor's struggle - Christian Science Monitor | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Christian Science MonitorBlack Friday walkout: Why Walmart is focus of labor's struggleChristian Science MonitorWal-Mart charges that outside union agitators with the United Food and Commercial workers union (UFCWU) are making trouble.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Treasury Dept and Labor Unions Look To Fundamentally Alter How Americans ... - Market Daily News

Treasury Dept and Labor Unions Look To Fundamentally Alter How Americans ... - Market Daily News | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Market Daily NewsTreasury Dept and Labor Unions Look To Fundamentally Alter How Americans ...Market Daily NewsMac Slavo: A new effort by the Obama administration, Congress, the Treasury Department and labor unions aims to fundamentally alter how...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Michael VanDervort
Scoop.it!

Labor Unions to Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa: Happy Thanksgiving ...

Labor Unions to Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa: Happy Thanksgiving ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Labor unions are furious about former Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan's pension reform plan that he's hoping to put...
more...
No comment yet.