But the memo also states that, in the general counsel's view, Division I football players at private universities who receive grant-in-aid scholarships are employees under the labor relations act
, and are entitled to all the protections that entails.
The National Labor Relations Act
(NLRA) is the federal law that guarantees the rights of employees to organize and bargain collectively with their employers, or not, as they choose.
"A worker's right to strike is a fundamental right guaranteed by the National Labor Relations Act
," Lafe Solomon, acting general council of the NLRB, said in a statement.
If the National Labor Relations Act
needs to be changed, the current incarnation of the card check bill is not the way to do it.
* The 74 year-old National Labor Relations Act
established the current process and has lasted through countless economic fluctuations.
State Representative Eddie Day Pashinski, who is Catholic, told the rally that a bill he introduced last year that would amend the Pennsylvania Labor Relations Act
to cover Catholic school teachers was expected to move out of committee and be up for a House vote in a few weeks.
Circuit Court of Appeals, and found that the California law violated the "free speech" provision of Section 8(c) of the National Labor Relations Act
. The Supreme Court also reaffirmed that Congress "intended to encourage free debate on issues dividing labor and management" and that states are preempted from interfering with employers' protected rights to speak to their own employees on the subject of unionization.
The SEIU argued the rule violated the National Labor Relations Act
, which gives workers the right to "self-organization ...
Nierotko, 327 US 358 (1946), the Supreme Court held that back pay awarded to wrongfully discharged employees under the National Labor Relations Act
constituted wages for purposes of the Social Security Act of 1935.
House and Senate; Clinton wisely refused to encourage a Congress controlled by Newt Gingrich to rewrite the National Labor Relations Act
. Uchitelle believes both issues were about layoffs.
Roosevelt signed the National Labor Relations Act
, which created a federal right to form unions.
Wayne Gold, regional director of the National Labor Relations Board, has found "reasonable cause" to believe that The Washington Ballet violated the National Labor Relations Act
when it refused to rehire two union activist dancers who testified against it at an NLRB hearing (see "Dance Matters," July 2005).