Tag Archives: Policies

Republican Racketeers: Violent Roots of Republican Policies

On the Friday night before Christmas 2017, The Rachel Maddow Show reported on Trump ties to the mafia, and the history of Republican efforts to undermine health and safety agencies and repeal regulations developed to protect the American people. For … Continue reading

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NLRB Reverses Employee-Friendly Rule Regarding Facially Neutral Workplace Policies

On December 14, 2017, in a 3-2 decision along party lines, the National Labor Relations Board (the “Board”) issued a decision in The Boeing Company, 365 NLRB No. 154 (2017) case.  This is a significant and long-awaited victory for employers … Continue reading

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Taking a lengthy look at the ever-uncertain state of federal marijuana policies and practices

Politico magazine has this lengthy (but somewhat superficial) article on the current state of federal marijuana debate and discourse under this full headline: "Jeff Sessions Isn’t Giving up on Weed. He’s Doubling Down. Congressional dysfunction may do what the pot-hating … Continue reading

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NLRB Overturns Controversial Standards on Joint-Employer Status and Neutral Employment Policies; Questions Quickie Election Rule

By Steve Gutierrez  In a series of decisions that affect both union and non-union employers, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB or Board) has overruled numerous controversial standards that had broadened the coverage of employee rights in recent years. On … Continue reading

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Considerations With Insurance coverage Policies

If you are setting up a life insurance coverage, you can choose basically any lump sum you intend to insure. Some insurers have minimum levels of cover (for example $50, 000) or a minimum premium that they will accept (for … Continue reading

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