Category Archives: Labor and Employment

Finding DOL ALJ decisions

I spent half an hour looking for cases cited as 2009 FRS xx this week.  Bieber’s said “FRS” was the Federal Rules Service, but the cases turned out to be U.S. Department of Labor Administrative Law Judge decisions.   “FRS” stands for the “Federal Rail Safety Act” because … Continue reading

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New database of Title VII consent decrees

It’s not that often we see an entirely new database, but the Title VII Class Action Consent Decree Repository by Cornell ILR is the first source I know to collect Consent Decrees from Title VII race and sex discrimination class action cases.  … Continue reading

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New source for Collective Bargaining Agreements

I just added Bloomberg Law’s Labor & Employment Practice Center to the list of places to find Collective Bargaining Agreements in the Collective Bargaining entry.

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Archive of Archaic NY DOL Council Opinion Letters

Emily Moog, a librarian at Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP, wrote in about an online archive of New York Department of Labor Council Opinion Letters, a type of private letter ruling no longer issued by the NY DOL.  Nice to … Continue reading

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AAA Arbitration Awards

Ann Green, Head Librarian at SNR Denton, recently contacted the American Arbitration Association and confirmed that AAA labor awards have been published for decades, AAA employment awards have been published since 2009 and AAA commercial, construction and international awards are not published at all.  … Continue reading

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AAA Rules and Decisions now on Westlaw

For as long as I can remember the labor and employment decisions of the American Arbitration Association (AAA) have been available on Lexis but not Westlaw.    Lexis has labor awards from 1999 to the present and employment awards from 2003 to the present.    Now … Continue reading

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