NLRB

Fast-food restaurants are concerned what the NLRB ruling will mean for them.

NLRB decision pushes 'employee' debate

Aug 28, 2015
Franchising and subcontracting labor haven't always been the norm.
Posted In: NLRB, labor, fast food

Firms, organized labor wait for major ruling

Aug 14, 2015
The case is about employees working for subcontractors or franchisees.
Posted In: labor, NLRB, standards, corporations

NLRB rules Northwestern football players can unionize

Mar 27, 2014
A regional director of the National Labor Relations Board ruled that Northwestern football players are employees of the school and can vote on whether they want the representation of a labor organization.
Posted In: college football, NLRB, Northwestern University, unions

How easy should it be to join a labor union?

Feb 6, 2014
The National Labor Relations Board wants to change the rules about how workers vote on whether or not to unionize.
Posted In: NLRB, labor union

Supreme Court could cause trouble for consumer watchdog

Jun 20, 2013
The Supreme Court is expected to take a case on whether several recess appointments were constitutional -- and that has implications for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Posted In: financial reform, politics, NLRB, CFPB, Dodd-Frank law