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The Unions' Power To Sue Is Growing

September 1, 1996
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The Supreme Court has granted unions the power to sue on behalf of members for violation of the WARN Act.
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Positive Discipline -- Sending the Right or Wrong Message

August 1, 1996
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Today's HR professionals are required to have a vast amount of knowledge on a wide array of topics. Let Personnel Journal find the experts to answer questions on the personnel issues important to you. Your colleagues asked: How effective is
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Why At-will Employment Is Dying

May 1, 1996
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We hear complaints about how complicated the termination procedure is, yet most of us live in states that recognize at-will employment. It may seem this discrepancy has sneaked up on us, but at-will employment has been marching toward death's door for decades. The culprits may surprise you.
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SSI Labor Adversaries Bury the Hatchet

May 1, 1996
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A new contract negotiation process, called target-specific bargaining , is helping organizations make contract talks easier-with fewer headaches. Learn how this team-based, interactive process helped one organization and its bargaining units bury old tensions and sign longer term agreements.
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TEAM Act What It Is and What It Can Do for You

February 1, 1996
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Is your employee committee legal? These days, there seems to be no clear-cut answer. The TEAM Act may put the ambiguities to rest.
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EFCO's Illegal Four Committees That Went Astray

February 1, 1996
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If you have similar programs, you may also be heading for a tangle with the NLRB.
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Striking a Balance Temps and Union Workers

January 1, 1996
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The percentage of temporary workers is significantly higher than allowed by the standard contract. Can you keep the temps, citing industry volatility?
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