by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 21, 2015

Cablevision gets an Injunction for Christmas

This story was sent to us from our friends at the Commnications Workers of America written by Albor Ruiz of the NY Daily News. Unsure if this is the right thing to say during the Holiday's, but...

by Daniel Hinton | on Sep 27, 2015

UCOMM Ed: What's a Microunion?

Ever since Target pharmacy workers voted to organize for the first time in the company's history last week, the term "micro-union" has been popping up a lot more in the media. It's...

by Daniel Hinton | on Sep 17, 2015

Target Pharmacists Vote Yes to Union

For the first time in the company's 113-year history, Target pharmacy employees in Brooklyn have voted to organize a labor union. According to a filing from the NLRB, a small group of pharmacists...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 11, 2015

Organize Electronically

In a move that will make organizing easier, the NLRB issued a memorandum stating that they will now allow e signatures for employees to sign a union card with.  Traditionally, anyone who want to...

by Press and Media | on Jul 05, 2015

LIBN: New rule on union elections

Employers with unhappy employees, take note: They may decide to organize themselves through a union, and their chances of success just got better. That’s the warning of management-side labor...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 20, 2015

It's not a shame, it's illegal.

ICYMI- which actually means "In Case You Missed It", NY Times Hiroko Tabuchi recently wrote an intersting article Laid- Off Walmart Workers Head to the Labor Board. Seems that 2,200 working...

by Daniel Hinton | on Mar 24, 2015

Main Event: In This Corner, the NLRB!

The Republican-controlled House of Representatives voted last week to block new NLRB union election rules, defying Pres. Obama's threat to veto such a congressional motion. ...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 19, 2014

Back Pay..Pay Up CNN!

We grabbed this from Doug Cunningham over at laborradio.org; The National Labor Relations Board has ordered CNN to re-hire 100 former union employees and pay compensation to 200 others to make all...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 25, 2014

Would you like union-busting with those fries?

McDonald's Corporation is being investigated by the National Labor Relations Board for firing workers for union activity. The Fast Food Workers Committee is claiming that McDonald's fired 9...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 12, 2013

Just Do It.

If the Senate doesn't confirm all five of the President's nominations to the National Labor Relations Board before its August 2013 recess, there won't be any way to enforce labor law...

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