TITLE

A Commentary on the Corporate Campaign

AUTHOR(S)
Franklin, James R.
PUB. DATE
June 1979
SOURCE
Directors & Boards;Summer79, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author examines the intimidation tactics employed by the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU) against the management of J. P. Stevens Co. He likens ACTWU's campaign to gain a foothold in the growing industrial strength in southern U.S. to knee-capping by terrorists. He argues that ACTWU cannot resort to conventional means since J. P. Stevens has strictly complied with labor laws. The union, however, seems to have found a powerful weapon in its corporate campaign, pushing experienced leaders from the firm's board of directors.
ACCESSION #
27253552

 

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