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Tag Archives: Unions

New State Law Favoring Unions Takes Effect Following Supreme Court’s Janus Ruling

Posted in Employment Law, Legislative Updates, Unions
Governor Brown signed SB 866 into law after Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, 585 U. S. ____ (2018) was released by the Supreme Court on June 27, 2018.  SB 866 is an effort to give something back to the unions given that they lost agency fees when the Court in… Continue Reading

State Legislation Requires Public Unions to Have Access to New Public Employees

Posted in Employment Law, Unions
If public employers have not already done so, all should be prepared to engage with exclusive representative organizations over employee orientation and providing employee personal contact information to those exclusive representatives in the immediate future. Assembly Bill 119 is in effect now, and provided recognized employee exclusive representative organizations access to employees during employee orientation and… Continue Reading