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Articles by Monica Ginsburg

One View ‘A Radical Rewrite’ of U.S. Employment Law

August 6, 2009
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Randel Johnson, senior vice president of labor, immigration and employee benefits at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, testifies several times a year before the Senate, most recently to voice opposition to proposed health care legislation that would require nearly all employers to provide some level of coverage to their employees.
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What You Need to Know About the Card-Check Bill

August 6, 2009
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The Employee Free Choice Act, a priority for labor leaders, modifies the National Labor Relations Act to make it easier for unions to organize employees.
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Seven Ways to Stay Ahead of the Unionizing Game

August 6, 2009
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A March 2009 survey of nearly 8,400 human resources executives by HR Solutions International Inc. found that 60 percent of respondents didn't know what the Employee Free Choice Act was or were waiting to see what happened with the act before developing an action plan.
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Seven New Labor Law Proposals to Keep an Eye On

August 6, 2009
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Dozens of worker-friendly laws are making their way through the halls of Congress, including an unprecedented expansion of mandates on small employers, in some cases reaching businesses with as few as 15 employees.
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Ledbetter Law Sets the Tone for Work Ruls to Come

August 6, 2009
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The Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, signed into law in January 2009, is named after a woman who was paid less than her male co-workers at a Goodyear Tire & Rubber plant in Alabama over the course of her 19-year career there.
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Labor Laws Got You Lost How to Play by the New Employment Rules

August 6, 2009
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President Barack Obama has been in office for only seven months, but already his administration has ushered in a slew of rules and regulations that affect the way employers deal with their employees—from a new law that makes it easier for people to pursue pay discrimination cases to a broader reading of who's covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act.
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Getting Ahead by Going Abroad

December 31, 2008
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An overseas posting can catapult your career, but there are caveats to consider.
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Overseeing Overseas

December 31, 2008
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In today’s global economy, managers often supervise staffers who work thousands of miles away. But how?
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