Restaurants Challenge de Blasio’s Union Handout

The National Restaurant Association and Restaurant Law Center are suing the city of New York to block a law that would force fast food restaurants to deduct money from employee paychecks and send it to nonprofit advocacy groups backed by labor unions, including the Fight for $15 movement, if workers agreed to the deductions.

Labor Watchdog Wants Wendy’s Protesters Stripped of Tax-Exempt Status

A labor watchdog group filed a complaint with the IRS challenging a worker center’s non-profit status.

The Center for Union Facts lodged a complaint to the agency accusing the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) of being a union front group organized as a nonprofit in order to avoid federal labor regulations.

Ex-UAW Member Launches Group to Combat Compelled Dues

A veteran autoworker has launched a new group to encourage reform at his former union.

Terry Bowman, a Ford line worker who spent decades as a dues-paying member of the United Auto Workers union, has long criticized the labor organization for its political activities. He is now attempting to take that criticism nationwide with the group Moving Unions Forward.