Arbitration: The Changing Legal Landscape

June 27th, 2018 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Arbitration, Employer Policies, Employment Law, Harassment, New York Law, NLRA

Although arbitration in the United States dates back to the 18th century, with a recent Supreme Court decision and the…

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Second Circuit Reaffirms Social Media Protection

May 25th, 2017 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Circuit Court Decisions, Labor Law, NLRA, Social Media

Drafting proper social media policies is extremely important but also a difficult task for employers who must comply with the…

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Employee Status for Students

September 29th, 2016 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Education Law, Employee Classification, Labor Law, NLRA

On August 23, 2016, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) issued a 3-to-1 decision that declares that graduate and undergraduate…

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Whole Foods Blanket No-Recording Policy Violates NLRA

January 7th, 2016 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Labor Law, NLRA, Privacy Rights

The National Labor Relations Board has ruled that a blanket no-recording policy by Whole Foods is unlawful under the National…

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Seattle Allows Uber Drivers to Collectively Bargain

December 21st, 2015 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Independent Contractor, Labor Law, NLRA

The City Council of Seattle, Washington has unanimously voted in favor of a new ordinance that allows drivers under contract,…

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The NLRB Broadens the Joint Employer Liability Test

September 8th, 2015 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Employer Liability, Independent Contractor, Labor Law, NLRA

In a much-anticipated landmark decision, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has revised the test used in defining “joint employers”…

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Union Organizing Through Employer E-mail

December 19th, 2014 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Employee Handbook, Labor Law, NLRA, Technology

Last week the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB” or the “Board”) issued a much anticipated decision involving employees’ use of…

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NLRB Has Hundreds of Decisions Overturned

July 16th, 2014 | By Jules Halpern Associates | NLRA, United States Supreme Court

The National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB” or “the Board”) investigates charges of unfair labor practices, remedies those practices where they…

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Unions’ Dues Requirements Narrowed

July 16th, 2014 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Employee Relations, NLRA, United States Supreme Court

The Supreme Court in Harris v. Quinn, created a new class of workers: quasi-public employees, who are not required to…

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What does Social Media have to do with Federal Labor Law?

August 15th, 2012 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Employee Handbook, NLRA, Social Media, Technology

Section 7 of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) protects both union and non-union employees’ right to engage in “protected…

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