Obama executive order on mandatory arbitration: Huge news for workersâ€™ rights
Tina Miller, MA,CFLE stashed this in p2
Stashed in: Obama!
From a pro-labor perspective, Obama is on a kind of roll. The lead lawyer for the National Labor Relations Board just freaked out business groups by ruling that â€śMcDonaldâ€™s could be held jointly liable for labor and wage violations by its franchise operatorsâ€”a decision that, if upheld, would disrupt longtime practices in the fast-food industry and ease the way for unionizing nationwide,â€ť as Steven Greenhouse wrote in the New York Times.