Tag Archives: Unions

‘Productive Meeting’ Between Amazon and Unions, Then a Shock

Labor groups aiming to organize a Staten Island warehouse were in talks with the company a day before it abandoned plans for a Queens headquarters. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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Tweet of the Day: “Economists are Starting to Suspect that Unions Were a Better Deal than Textbooks Made Them Out To Be”

September 24 2018 This is my absolute new favourite headline on #IndustrialRelations and #LabourEconomists.   The accompanying article provides a nice, brief summary of the long-standing debates about What Unions Do and even links to the 1979 paper by Richard … Continue reading

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PRA 2018 assessment of category 5 credit unions

On 30 August 2018, the PRA published the following letters concerning its latest annual assessment of category 5 credit unions: letter for credit unions with total assets above £15 million or over 10,000 members; letter for credit unions with total … Continue reading

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The Beginning of the End for Public Sector Unions? U.S. Supreme Court Bans Mandatory Union Fees

By:  Alex Lee   The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent 5-4 decision on June 27, 2018 in Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, was a landmark decision finding that laws requiring non-union member public-sector employees to pay … Continue reading

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