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Tesco still searching for magic formula to make America pay

Tesco still searching for magic formula to make America pay | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Twelve more Fresh & Easy stores to close as British parent company is accused of failing to understand the US market...
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Sky Talk: What the NMB told American Eagle unions

In what could be seen as a precursor to what the National Mediation Board is saying to American Airlines' unions at a meeting in Fort Worth on Thursday, the Transport Workers Union has divulged a little of what was said...
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York Region cancels contract with striking transit company | CTV Toronto

York Region cancels contract with striking transit company | CTV Toronto | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
CTV Toronto - York Region has terminated its contract with First Canada, one of the three transit companies whose employees have been on strike since Oct. 24.
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Former NLRB Member Strikes Back at Romney’s ‘Union Stooges’ Remark

Former NLRB Member Strikes Back at Romney’s ‘Union Stooges’ Remark | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Former NLRB member Craig Becker is fighting back after GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney took a swing at the labor board.
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Continuing Assault on Unions

Continuing Assault on Unions | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Voters, unionized or not, should recognize the new “right to work” push for what it is: bad economics and cynical politics.
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Romney Adviser Faulted Bain While at Labor Board

Romney Adviser Faulted Bain While at Labor Board | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Two companies controlled by Mitt Romney's private equity firm came under scrutiny for its labor practices by someone now advising him.
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Labor Groups Displeased With Romney Ad

Labor Groups Displeased With Romney Ad | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Labor groups are unhappy with a Mitt Romney ad that attacks the National Labor Relations Board.
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Romney win in South Carolina spelled: NLRB | Washington Times Communities

Romney win in South Carolina spelled: NLRB | Washington Times Communities | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The NLRB is the perfect target and opportunity for Mitt Romney to establish his free-enterprise, right-to-work credentials.
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Obama’s NLRB Appointments: Why the Rush?

Obama’s NLRB Appointments: Why the Rush? | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Appointments to the National Labor Relations Board raise questions about timing.
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Claude Harrell named Regional Director in Atlanta | NLRB

Claude Harrell named Regional Director in Atlanta | NLRB

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NLRB: You may discipline for many employee online postings — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology a...

by Amy G. McAndrew and Jamie Labukas, Esqs. Is it unlawful for a restaurant to fire a bartender who gripes to a co-worker about wages and complains on Facebook about the restaurant’s tip-sharing policy?
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NLRB Fight Shows How Far We've Fallen | OurFuture.org

Here is how far we have fallen: Republicans and big corporations are going to extremes, even threatening to shut down entire agencies of the government, just to keep people from knowing what their rights are.
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Carlsberg's attacks on trade union rights supported by Lithuanian court decision to declare beer an 'essential service' ! | IUF UITA IUL

Carlsberg's attacks on trade union rights supported by Lithuanian court decision to declare beer an 'essential service' ! | IUF UITA IUL | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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Unilever workers are crazy to strike over their pensions

Unilever workers are crazy to strike over their pensions | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Phillip Inman: Staff at the consumer goods firm should count themselves lucky that the move from a final salary scheme will still leave their pensions among the most generous in the country...
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SAG and AFTRA craft merger plan

SAG and AFTRA craft merger plan | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Hollywood's two main actors unions, the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, early Monday morning took a historic step toward combining their two unions.
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Watertown Daily Times | Cheap labor lures Canadian manufacturers

Watertown Daily Times | Cheap labor lures Canadian manufacturers | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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N.L.R.B. Backs Workers on Joint Arbitration Cases

N.L.R.B. Backs Workers on Joint Arbitration Cases | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The National Labor Relations Board concluded that a federal law affirming the right of workers to engage in concerted action trumps any agreement barring group claims.
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NLRB Votes on Workers' Rights in Group Legal Actions

NLRB Votes on Workers' Rights in Group Legal Actions | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Employers can't require their employees to sign arbitration agreements that forbid the workers from collectively pursuing legal claims over issues such as pay and hours, the National Labor Relations Board ruled in a decision likely to rile business...
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NLRB Claims Steward Unlawfully Fired Nurse for Union Organizing | Hospital Management & Administration

NLRB Claims Steward Unlawfully Fired Nurse for Union Organizing | Hospital Management & Administration | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The National Labor Relations Board has filed a complaint against Boston-based Steward Health Care System, claiming it unlawfully fired a nurse from one of its hospitals after she led a union organizing drive, according to a Boston Globe report.
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Video of ex-NLRB chair: "In all likelihood, these appointments are going to be found to have been invalid"

Video of ex-NLRB chair: "In all likelihood, these appointments are going to be found to have been invalid" | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Peter Schaumber, the former chairman of the National Labor Relations Board, appeared on CNBC's Squawk Box this morning--where he ripped President Obama's three so-called recess appointments to the board."In all likelihood," Schaumber told the hosts,...
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Leveraging Diversity As A Union Avoidance Tool

Leveraging Diversity As A Union Avoidance Tool | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
One company discovered that ignoring diversity issues led the employees to seek possible representation by a labor union.
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The Case for Walmart - Reason Magazine

The Case for Walmart - Reason Magazine | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
New York City politicians should drop their misguided war on the retail giant.
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