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.
A regional labor arbiter previously suspended for fundraising with labor unions is forcing Pennsylvania hospital workers to join a union, sparking protest from a group of employees.
Following eight years of Democratic dominance of the National Labor Relations Board, Republicans have the chance to roll back union gains following confirmation of Peter B. Robb as the agency’s top prosecutor.
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.
The House of Representatives passed a bill that could roll back Obama labor board’s crackdown on franchise businesses.
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.
The Service Employees International Union announced Thursday that two more leaders have left the influential union over sexual harassment allegations.
Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer claimed to have met a janitor earning the minimum wage at Kennedy Airport who would see a pay increase if she were represented by a union, despite the fact that she is already a union member.
A state court dismissed a key union objection to a think tank’s effort to inform home health aides that they are not obligated to pay union dues.