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Split High Court Finds Mid-Year Agency Fees Require New Notice, Consent
Posted on 22 Jun 2012 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) An appeal of a lawsuit by nonunion employees who pay an annual fee to their union and are challenging what constitutes proper notice of temporary mid-year fees assessed by a union and used for political purposes is not... Read More

Judge Block Contentious Wisconsin Union Law
Posted on 19 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MADISON, Wis. - (AP) A Wisconsin judge on Friday temporarily blocked the state's new and contentious collective bargaining law from taking effect, raising the possibility that the Legislature may have to vote again to pass the bill. Lawmakers had... Read More

NLRB Will Sue Arizona, South Dakota Over Union Laws
Posted on 26 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The National Labor Relations Board says it will move ahead with lawsuits seeking to invalidate state constitutional amendments in Arizona and South Dakota that require workers to hold secret ballot elections before a company can... Read More

BA Court Ruling Angers Unions
Posted on 18 May 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LONDON - (AP) The decision by a High Court judge to block a planned lengthy strike by British Airways cabin crews on a technicality just hours before they were due to cause travel chaos by walking out has sent a chill through Britain's unions. ... Read More