Recent News and Alerts

  • Nov 28, 2016

    Labor and Employment Advisory: Texas Judge Blocks DOL’s New Overtime Regulations

    On Tuesday, November 22, 2016, a federal judge in Texas issued a nationwide hold on implementation of the Department of Labor’s new regulations that would have expanded overtime laws to over 4 million workers in the United States.
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  • Aug 31, 2016

    Labor and Employment Advisory: Labor Board Rules Grad Students Can Unionize

    On August 23, the National Labor Relations Board issued a landmark 3-1 decision that Columbia University must recognize a labor union of graduate students, effectively allowing unionization of graduate students at private universities.

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