By: Jaclyn W. Hamlin, Esq.

Seyfarth Synopsis: A review and analysis of select NLRB cases decided by President Trump’s new appointee as Secretary of Labor and former NLRB Member Alexander Acosta.

With the withdrawal of Andrew Puzder from consideration for the Secretary of Labor vacancy on President Donald Trump’s cabinet, former NLRB Member Alexander Acosta

By:  Christopher W. Kelleher

Seyfarth Synopsis: On June 27, 2016, a federal district court in Lubbock Texas issued a nationwide preliminary injunction preventing the Department of Labor’s new persuader regulations from taking effect this July 1, 2016.

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas dealt the Department of Labor (DOL) a

By:  Isabel Lazar, Esq.

As labor law practitioners brace for the new broad “persuader rules,” they can’t help but wonder whether representing employers faced with issues implicating labor laws would be worth the proverbial headache.  In an unprecedented move, the rules – as proposed – would vastly expand the Department of Labor’s onerous recordkeeping