Labor Relations


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Labor Relations

The study or practice of how a company relates to its employees, especially if those employees are unionized. Labor relations may be governed by law or a regulatory agency.
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Isakson has argued that decisions created under President Obamas National Labor Relations Board tilted the playing field in favor of unions.
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Prior to this position she spent more than four years at Cornell University's School of Industrial and Labor Relations as an Outreach Services Librarian.
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The Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board is expected to render a decision this fall, but the appeals process could drag on for years.
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Labor relations law; selected federal statutes and sample bargaining agreement, 12th ed.