Collective Bargaining

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Commissioner criticises law changes (NZ Newswire)

Changes the government has made to employment laws will weaken New Zealand's compliance with international human rights obligations, the equal opportunities commissioner says.Jackie Blue says the changes, passed by parliament on Thursday, have the potential ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - 11 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Poll shows support for criminalizing 1st offense drunk driving

Posted yesterday at 11:25pmThe last Marquette Law School poll of this election cycle is released this week and poll director Charles Franklin says supporters of Republican Governor Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke hold sharply differing ... [Published K99 WIGM - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Employment law changes at odds with other changes

The government’s employment law changes are at odds with its approach in the related areas of health and safety and immigration law, FIRST Union said last night.Yesterday evening Parliament passed the final stages of the Employment Relations Amendment ... [Published First Union - 7 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

ERA amendments a mixed bag - Dr Jackie Blue (Fuseworks)

The Employment Relations Amendment Act has the potential to put vulnerable workers in a more precarious position, says Equal Opportunities Commissioner, Dr Jackie Blue. However, the commissioner says the right for all to request flexible work hours is ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - 12 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Court Rejects Mayor’s Illegal Offer

AFCSME Council 18 members in Albuquerque celebrate outside the court house after learning of the decision.ALBUQUERQUE – City workers here prevailed in court this month in a case that could have repercussions for public worker bargaining units across the ... [Published AFSCME - 11 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Tea party Republicans and their economic philosophy have to go

The Republicans are trying to destroy the gains made by Franklin Roosevelt in the New Deal such as Social Security, the right to collective bargaining, Wall Street regulation and government-insured bank accounts.Every American President since FDR had ... [Published Sharon Herald - 13 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

Employment Relations Amendment Bill passes third reading

The Employment Relations Amendment Bill has passed its third reading in Parliament with National, ACT and United Future in support with a final vote of 62 in support and 58 against.As a result of the changes, the statutory obligation for tea breaks will ... [Published Maori Television - 13 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

New Zealand Passes Bill That Weakens Collective Bargaining, Lessens Workers' 'Tea Breaks'

New Zealand has passed a law that would remove the legal right of employees to take a "tea break" and weaken the power of collective bargaining. As reported in the New Zealand Herald, it was the first law National has passed following Prime Minister John ... [Published International Business Times Australia - 13 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Unnecessary law changes more to do with ideology - union (Fuseworks)

The government’s employment law changes are simply ideological and are at odds with its approach in the related areas of health and safety and immigration law, FIRST Union said tonight.Parliament has just passed the final stages of the Employment Relations ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Oct 30 2014]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Labour Leaders Prepare For Hard Road Ahead

Leaders of several trade unions say they are getting ready to take a harder stance against management this year, with the need for solidarity amongst workers especially emphasised.The temporary collective bargaining agreement that was agreed upon earlier ... [Published Rekjavik Grapevine - 17 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Election letters to the editor: Part III

Applying small business values to state government with Kevin CotterSuccessful small businesses provide a good value and great customer service. We should apply that same standard to state government, because as taxpayers, we are the customers.Voters ... [Published Mount Pleasant Morning Sun - 19 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Police union urges judge to keep police misconduct files secret

The union representing Chicago’s rank-and-file police officers has filed an injunction against the city and police department, asking a judge to halt the city from turning over records of police misconduct to the Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune until the ... [Published Chicago Sun-Times - Oct 29 2014]

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"On October 31, 2014 Polaris Holding Company Limited (“Polaris”), parent to Stevedoring Services Limited (“Stevedoring Services”), reported its financial results for the year ended March 31, 2014. While the company reported a large loss, Chairman Cheryl Hayward-Chew expressed her confidence in the Company."
"I wanted to work," Young told The Huffington Post. "I all but begged for them to let me work."
Ted Kirsch, president of the union, said of the strike: "we're about addressing smaller class sizes, safety, and discipline. What the mayor is about is command and total control of his employees."
"Construction of the Warren County Power Station is nearly complete and Brunswick County Power Station is 35 percent complete and continues on time and on budget. Construction is also on schedule for seven solar projects, all of which are expected to reach commercial operation later this year."

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Poll shows support for criminalizing 1st offens... [Published K99 WIGM - 7 hours ago]
Employment law changes at odds with other changes [Published First Union - 7 hours ago]
Brockton police whistleblower sues city [Published Boston Globe - 8 hours ago]
N.J. education commissioner announces tenure re... [Published Individual.com - 9 hours ago]
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Court Rejects Mayor’s Illegal Offer [Published AFSCME - 11 hours ago]
Fiji: UN review highlights human rights concerns [Published Noodls - 11 hours ago]
New employment laws 'common sense' [Published The Press NZ - 11 hours ago]
Can South Africa’s manufacturing sector rise ag... [Published Engineering News - 12 hours ago]
Can employees' pension benefits be cut? [Published Los Angeles Times - 12 hours ago]
ERA amendments a mixed bag - Dr Jackie Blue (Fu... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - 12 hours ago]
Town council sets goals for 2014 [Published Individual.com - 13 hours ago]
UPS Switches Pregnant Worker Policy Ahead of Su... [Published Feminist Majority Foundation - 13 hours ago]
Tea party Republicans and their economic philo... [Published Sharon Herald - 13 hours ago]
Employment Relations Amendment Bill passes thir... [Published Maori Television - 13 hours ago]
Election 2014-NK, EWG School Committees [Published North Kingstown Standard Times - 13 hours ago]
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Here’s the green, bike-loving candidate who cou... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - 16 hours ago]
According to the latest polls, Democrats might have a shot at defeating right-wing Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and replacing him with a green-friendly bicycle executive. Perhaps no Republican politician has come to embody every liberal’s worst fears ...
Wisconsin Governor's Race: Referendums Designed... [Published TAPPED - Oct 30 2014]
  (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski, File) Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker addresses the Republican National Committee summer meetings in Chicago on August 8, 2014. Since his election to the Wisconsin governor’s mansion, Scott Walker, together with the Republican-led ...
Fast-Food Workers Make $20 An Hour In Denmark [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Oct 28 2014]
NYT : On a recent afternoon, Hampus Elofsson ended his 40-hour workweek at a Burger King and prepared for a movie and beer with friends. He had paid his rent and all his bills, stashed away some savings, yet still had money for nights out. That is ...
Erin Kuzz Awarded ELA’s “Sheldon N. Sandler Award” [Published PR.com Press Releases - Oct 28 2014]
San Francisco, CA, October 28, 2014 --( PR.com )-- The Employment Law Alliance (ELA), the world’s largest network of labor, employment and immigration attorneys, recently honored Erin R. Kuzz of Toronto-based Sherrard Kuzz LLP as its “Sheldon N. Sandler ...
Guest post on the Walker Race [Published Balloon Juice - Oct 28 2014]
Frequent commenter VidaLoca weighs in (and his friend’s dog Charlie provides additional editorial comment): I’ve been thinking for a while of trying to do a guest post for BJ on the Wisconsin Governor’s race. I put the idea to John, who graciously ...
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Accuride Erie Facility Reaches New Collective B... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - May 21 2014]
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