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NLRB Launches New Focus on Employee Handbook Provisions

The National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) has taken an aggressive “bigfoot” approach against many commonly utilized employee handbook policies.  The NLRB’s justification for filing complaints against employers was that overbroad language in employee handbooks purportedly violated the National Labor Relations Act (“NLRA”). 

Sandwich Makers of World Not United

Industrial Workers of the World strike at Jimmy John's
A Wobblies poster showing workers as cogs, IWW photo/snuffbox

Workers of the world don't always unite, at least in Minneapolis.

Franchisees Unconcerned about Unionization?

The most significant franchisee-specific issue in this election has attracted no comment on Blue MauMau. Why is that?