Bernie Sanders Brings Back the Employee Free Choice Act (aka Card Check)

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By Eric B. Meyer Remember the Employee Free Choice Act? Back in 2009, the Employee Free Choice Act, also known as “card check,” was introduced in both houses of Congress. The bill had three components: Requiring that an employer recognize a union if over half of the employees in the proposed bargaining unit signed…


California Governor Signs Nation’s Most Aggressive Equal Pay Law


By. James J. McDonald Jr. California employers will soon be subject to a new equal pay law that will create a much stricter standard for gender pay equity. Passed by the State Legislature with broad bipartisan support and signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown Oct. 6, this new law is considered the…