Today the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB’s) new representation case procedures take effect. And as the saying goes, speed kills.
The NLRB announced the new procedures last December and, in doing so,...more
Until recently, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) did not allow the dependent spouses of H-1B (specialty occupation) visa holders to engage in any form of employment while living in the U.S. H-4 visa...more
This past Wednesday, Peter S. Ohr, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Regional Director in Chicago, ruled that all scholarship football players at Northwestern University who have not exhausted their college...more
Controlling precedent interpreting Maine's Whistleblower Protection Act tends to be infrequent, so the Law Court's decision in Hickson v. Vescom Corporation, 2014 ME 27, Docket No. WAS-13-214, issued Tuesday, makes for...more
On January 28, a group of football players from Northwestern University filed a petition with the Chicago office of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) seeking union representation. They have formally requested that...more