Christopher Mason

Christopher Mason

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The NLRB Throws A Flag On The Northwestern Football Program

In a much awaited decision, the Regional Director for Region 13 of the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB") has determined that grant-in-aid scholarship recipients on the Northwestern University football team are more than...more

3/28/2014 - College Athletes NLRB Unions

Employers Beware: New NLRB General Counsel Appears To Set Agenda And Expand Employee And Union Rights

On February 25, the General Counsel for the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB"), Richard F. Griffin, issued a Memorandum which signals an effort to expand employee and union rights in twelve (12) "initiatives and policy...more

3/10/2014 - Employee Rights NLRB Unions

Employer Immigration Information Now Available To The Public

Recent changes by the U.S. Department of Labor will make public certain information concerning their foreign national employees. On July 1, 2013, in furtherance of the Department of Labor's Open Government Initiative,...more

7/31/2013 - DOL Foreign Nationals Labor Certifications

Doubling Down: Supreme Court Issues Two Key Rulings Regarding Civil Rights Act Of 1964

On Monday, the Supreme Court of the United States issued two important opinions for employers facing liability and retaliation claims brought under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 ("Title VII")....more

6/26/2013 - But For Causation EEOC Hiring & Firing Racial Discrimination Religious Discrimination Retaliation SCOTUS Supervisors Title VII UT Southwestern Medical v Nassar Vance v. Ball State University

To Post Or Not To Post: D.C. Appeals Court Strikes Down NLRB Employee Rights Posting Requirement

On May 7, a three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia unanimously struck down a rule of the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB") that would have required employers to post a...more

5/13/2013 - Free Speech NLRA NLRB Notice Requirements Posting Requirements

Further Guidance: NLRB General Counsel's Office Weighs In On Confidentiality During Workplace Investigations

Recently, the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) General Counsel Division of Advice ("Division of Advice") released a memorandum offering guidance to an NLRB Regional Director concerning employers requiring...more

5/2/2013 - Confidential Employer Investigations Internal Investigations NLRA NLRB

D.C. US Court Of Appeals Labors Over Recess Appointments

Today, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia struck down a National Labor Relations Board ("Board") decision on the basis that the Board issuing the decision could not act lawfully, as it did not...more

1/28/2013 - Barack Obama Canning v NLRB CFPB NLRB Petitioner v National Labor Relations Board Pro Forma Sessions Quorum Recess Appointments Richard Cordray

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