Tag Archives: Employer

A Successful Strike Vote is All That Stands in the Way of Employer Imposing Contract Terms

September 16 2018 At York University, where I work, not a single full-time faculty member wants there to be a work stoppage.  I presume neither does the employer.   Lord knows the University has had enough negative labour relations in … Continue reading

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NLRB Revisiting Use of Employer E-Mail Systems

Steven Gutierrez By Steve Gutierrez On August 1, 2018, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB or Board) issued an invitation for interested parties to file briefs on whether the Board should change or overrule its 2014 decision in Purple Communications, … Continue reading

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Federal Judges: Employer Friendly or Worker Hostile?

Bloomberg law recently surveyed how federal judges in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin rule on employment discrimination cases. The survey indicates the four judges dismiss most employment discrimination cases long before they ever reach a jury … Continue reading

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Key House Committee Votes To Advance Employer Mandate, HSA & Other Health Choice Reforms This Week; Prepares For Health Care Fraud Hearings Next Week

After holding hearings on health savings account reforms and passing a flurry of health care reform bills intended to give employers relief from two key Obamacare mandates, to allow Obamacare subsidy-eligible Americans the choice to use the subsidies to purchase … Continue reading

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Can My Employer Fire Me If I File a Workers Comp Claim?

Many workers injured on the job have a fear that their employer will fire them or punish them in some way if they file a workers’ compensation claim. Getting injured on the job is a stressful enough situation, as you … Continue reading

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