Union laws failed to curb leaders'power
- LABOR'S BIG PUSH. Bogardus, Kevin // Hill;1/14/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p16
The article announces the commitment and willingness of organized-labor leaders to spend millions in urging lawmakers to pass legislation that would make it easier for unions to organize in the U.S.
- Denial of bulletin board use. Lissy, William E. // Supervision;Oct95, Vol. 56 Issue 10, p21
Presents a labor case involving the posting of union meeting announcements. Management's rejection of request to post union meeting notices when it allowed employee notices in the past; Decision of the National Labor Relations Board; Overturn of decision by the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals.
- A strike at union activism. // Policy Review;May/Jun98, Issue 89, p11
Reveals the proposition in California that would prohibit labor unions from using dues for political purposes without the permission of members. Enactment of a paycheck protection legislation in Wyoming.
- Anti-salting legislation tastes defeat in senate. Warner, David // Nation's Business;Nov98, Vol. 86 Issue 11, p8
Reports that an anti-salting bill, a legislation in the United States that would have permitted employers to refuse to hire labor union organizers, was put to an end in the Senate on September 1998. Information on the tactic known as salting.
- Amalgamations: The ACTU power grab continues. Thompson, Joe // IPA Review;Spring90, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p37
Reports that the Federal Government of Australia has introduced a legislation designed to force most existing unions to amalgamate with other unions by increasing the minimum required union membership. Possible effects of the move to largely craft-based unions; Unions which already amalgamate...
- GOP introduces National Right to Work Act. // Human Events;6/23/95, Vol. 51 Issue 24, p6
Reports on the introduction of the National Right to Work Act by Republicans in the House and Senate to abolish forced unionism in the United States. Senator Lauch Faircloth and Representative Bob Goodlatte as sponsors of the bill; Elimination of portions of the 1935 National Labor Relations...
- Procedure for removing union officials. Sunoo, Brenda Paik // Personnel Journal;Sep94, Vol. 73 Issue 9, p125
Reports on the Labor Department's proposed amendments to regulations regarding the removal of local labor union officers. Terms of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959.
- Employers' right to push personal contracts upheld. Merrick, Neil // People Management;4/6/1995, Vol. 1 Issue 7, p8
Reports on the signing of personal contract issues faced by trade-unions in Great Britain. Order from the House of Lords to penalize employees who will refuse to sign personal contracts; Legal actions taken by trade unions to counteract the decision; Objectives of the Lords on their intention.
- Debate rages on over union solicitation. Rankin, Ken // Discount Store News;2/20/95, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p17
Focuses on the debate over the legal right of labor organizers to recruit discount store employees in non-working areas that are accessible to the general public. Question on whether retailers and other shopping center tenants should allow union recruiters access to public areas; Ruling by the...