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Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Faces Labor Union Problems

Thursday, November 20, 2014 11:27 PM

High tech companies aren’t known as good labor organizers. While labor unions have been giving a hard time to fast food chains and retailers, they have found a new target: Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). The bus drivers that drive the employees to and from ...

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Mixed Messages on Volkswagen Labor Union Future

Thursday, November 20, 2014 6:20 PM

Is Volkswagen about to declare its recognition of a union that will represent its employees? Depends on who you talk to. The company has just released, a list of guidelines that we’ve obtained, that outlines how it will discuss employee relations with ...

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Facebook shuttle drivers give unions toehold in Silicon Valley

Thursday, November 20, 2014 9:57 AM

Anti-labor union sentiment is deeply rooted in Silicon Valley. Intel co-founder Robert Noyce once declared "remaining non-union is essential for survival for most of our companies." The tech industry successfully disrupted the traditional labor model by ...

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New mandatory labor union agreements at LAX challenged in federal lawsuit

Thursday, November 20, 2014 6:00 AM

A federal lawsuit filed Thursday against the operator of Los Angeles International Airport alleges that a new requirement for airline service providers to reach agreements with labor unions is unconstitutional and a violation of federal law. The lawsuit ...

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Making New York the Greenest City in America

Thursday, November 20, 2014 5:20 AM

Patrick Dolan, Jr. is the President of the Steamfitters Local Union 638. If you’d like us to follow up in regard to this tip, please remember to leave some form of contact information.

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