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Slaw: No continuity of business: Target not the successor employer ...

Slaw: No continuity of business: Target not the successor employer ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
First Reference Human Resources and Compliance Editors. bargaining unit, Business, Business continuity, collective agreement, Collective Bargaining, continuity of business, employment law, grievance, Labour Law, Labour ...
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Strange Bedfellows: Walmart Seeks Protection at the NLRB | Current ...

Strange Bedfellows: Walmart Seeks Protection at the NLRB | Current ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Wal-Mart filed an unfair labor practice charge against the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, or UFCW, asking the National Labor Relations Board to halt what the retailer says are unlawful attempts to ...
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BSO human resources manager under investigation for theft - Sun-Sentinel

BSO human resources manager under investigation for theft - Sun-Sentinel | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
BSO human resources manager under investigation for theftSun-SentinelA Broward Sheriff's Office employee is under investigation for allegedly stealing an undisclosed amount of money from her employer, officials said Thursday.
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How this employer stopped worker exodus

How this employer stopped worker exodus | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Achievers has built its business from selling employee rewards and recognition software.
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Social Media: The New Harassment Landscape Continued « The ...

Social Media: The New Harassment Landscape Continued « The ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Not so long ago, the only evidence human resources had to investigate in harassment claims were the face-to-face comments of the parties involved, making the truth sometimes difficult to determine. With a ...
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Social Media and Employment Law: "Facebook Firing" Decision

Social Media and Employment Law: "Facebook Firing" Decision | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Social Media and Employment Law: In its first decision regarding a “Facebook firing,” the NLRB surprisingly rules for the employer.
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Social media takes workplace harassment to new levels - HR.BLR.com

Social media takes workplace harassment to new levels - HR.BLR.com | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Social media takes workplace harassment to new levelsHR.BLR.comAs if employers didn't have enough trouble preventing harassment in the workplace, now employees have newer, faster, more subtle ways to send and receive offensive comments, photos, and...
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Labor Unions Claim Credit for Obama's Victory - NYTimes.com

Labor Unions Claim Credit for Obama's Victory - NYTimes.com | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The nation's labor unions have not been shy about claiming substantial credit for President Obama's re-election.
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Future Uncertain for Labor Unions | The Roanoke Star

Future Uncertain for Labor Unions | The Roanoke Star | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The AFL was formed in 1881, a federation of various national trade unions. Samuel Gompers, the leader of the AFL, was instrumental in helping union membership grow to 500,000, slightly less than 2% of the labor force by ...
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Two Caterpillar workers accuse union of unfair labor practices - Chicago Tribune

Two Caterpillar workers accuse union of unfair labor practices - Chicago Tribune | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Two Caterpillar workers accuse union of unfair labor practicesChicago TribuneTwo Caterpillar Inc.
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Labor unrest trickles down to smaller grocers - San Jose Mercury News

Labor unrest trickles down to smaller grocers - San Jose Mercury News | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Labor unrest trickles down to smaller grocersSan Jose Mercury NewsIn another sign of how deeply fractured and competitive the California grocery-store landscape has become in recent years, with big non-union players like Target and Walmart getting...
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Prop. 32: Measure to limit unions trailing - San Francisco Chronicle

Prop. 32: Measure to limit unions trailing - San Francisco Chronicle | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Prop. 32: Measure to limit unions trailingSan Francisco ChronicleA measure that would prohibit labor unions from spending members' dues on campaigns, effectively eliminating them as a major political force in California, was trailing Tuesday night...
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The “Gray New World” is Changing Human Resources |






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The “Gray New World” is Changing Human Resources |<br/>							<br/>		<br/>	<br/><br/><br/><br/>We Know Next | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
It’s no surprise that, as a nation, we’re getting older. What is surprising is how quickly. The U.S.
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Labor officials rule in pizza dispute - Green Bay Press Gazette

Labor officials rule in pizza dispute - Green Bay Press Gazette | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Labor officials rule in pizza disputeGreen Bay Press GazetteMILWAUKEE — Federal labor officials say Milwaukee based-Palermo's Pizza did not manipulate an immigration audit as retaliation for workers' efforts to form a union.
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County HR manager indicted for theft, falsifying records - Thegardenisland.com

County HR manager indicted for theft, falsifying records - Thegardenisland.com | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Hawaii ReporterCounty HR manager indicted for theft, falsifying recordsThegardenisland.comCounty Human Resources Manager Janine M.Z. Rapozo is facing 23 charges, which stemmed from an audit on county fuel use that was concluded earlier this year.
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Twinkie Maker Hostess to Shut Down after Crippling Strike - Fox Business

Twinkie Maker Hostess to Shut Down after Crippling Strike - Fox Business | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
ABC NewsTwinkie Maker Hostess to Shut Down after Crippling StrikeFox BusinessA victim of changing consumer tastes, high commodity costs and, most importantly, strained labor relations, Hostess ultimately was brought to its knees by a national...
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Wal-Mart files unfair U.S. labor practice charge over protests

Wal-Mart files unfair U.S. labor practice charge over protests | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc is taking its first legal step to stop months of protests and rallies outside Walmart stores, targeting the union that it says is behind such actions.Wal-Mart late on Thursday...
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Elections Update: Labor Relations and the Polls

Elections Update: Labor Relations and the Polls | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Constituencies in a number of states have made their votes known regarding hot topic labor relations...
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Pragmatist Honesty – What All Of This Means….. | The Last Refuge

Pragmatist Honesty – What All Of This Means….. | The Last Refuge | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
In return Obama will deliver another union “stimulus” of sorts. “Card Check” or super-easy unionization laws pushed upon private industry by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). As the Daily Caller noted in May of this ...
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Obama's second term: What will it mean for employers? - Fortune ...

Obama's second term: What will it mean for employers? - Fortune ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Expect the National Labor Relations Board to try to reduce the period of time for an election to take place after a union has filed a petition to represent a group of employees. Shorter election periods generally benefit unions, ...
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The NHL Lockout: Questions for International Labor Law

The NHL Lockout: Questions for International Labor Law | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The National Labor Relations Act (NLRA), which serves as the chief authority on U.S. private sector labor law, maintains federal jurisdiction over matters of interstate commerce. The NHL, whose operations depend upon ...
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Non-Union Workplaces Face New Employment Law Challenges From NLRB - Corporate Counsel

Non-Union Workplaces Face New Employment Law Challenges From NLRB - Corporate Counsel | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Corporate CounselNon-Union Workplaces Face New Employment Law Challenges From NLRBCorporate CounselJust the name—the National Labor Relations Board—may evoke images of backroom negotiations, cigar smoke circling overhead, fists banging on the table...
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Daily Kos: Ohio is Not the Only State with Unions – A Secret ...

Daily Kos: Ohio is Not the Only State with Unions – A Secret ... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
One of the un-heralded aspects of turning Virginia blue has been the efforts of labor unions in Virginia. Yes, Virginia they do exist. See below the squiggle to learn about one of "silent engines" of Obama's victory: Ohio's Not the ...
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Michigan voters poised to reject union rights amendment - Chicago Tribune

Michigan voters poised to reject union rights amendment - Chicago Tribune | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
MLive.comMichigan voters poised to reject union rights amendmentChicago TribuneF.
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3 Tools That Can Take the Headaches Out of Hiring and HR - Terra.com

3 Tools That Can Take the Headaches Out of Hiring and HR - Terra.com | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
3 Tools That Can Take the Headaches Out of Hiring and HRTerra.comAnd when it comes to staffing up, business owners have to juggle issues such as tracking resumes, analyzing candidates and other human resources obligations.
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