U.S. National Labor Relations Board

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2012

    Santa Ana Painters Dump Their Union

    Nearly 60 employees at GPS Painting and Wallcovering in Santa Ana have kicked their trade union to the curb.It all began when the workers reasoned Painters and Allied Trades District Council 36 served them poorly by losing work, health and vacation benefits.

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2012

    Embassy Suites Irvine Workers Strike Against New Management Company

    Striking hotel workers at the non-union Embassy Suites Irvine walked off the job today and are taking their two-year long labor dispute to Pasadena. The Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association, which held its monthly board meeting there this morning, is a dominant investor in the ownersh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2010

    Hilton Workers File Yet Another Complaint

    ​Labor complaints and HEI Hotels and Hospitality-owned properties go together like dinner mints and pillows. The latest wave comes from Long Beach Hilton workers who claim they are being denied 10 minute breaks required under state law.Like workers at the HEI-owned Embassy Suites in Irvine, the Oc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2010

    Disney Drama Escalates, Employees Walk Out

    ​Things are getting heady at the Happiest Place on Earth: walk-outs, labor disputes and premiere crashing. Back in February, 10 Disney employees with the UniteHere Local 11 Union fasted for a week, in an attempt to bring attention to unfair work practices. More than 2,000 employees had b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2010

    Federal Panel Accuses Disneyland Resort of "Unfair Labor Practices"

    Photo by Megan BresciniHotel workers and supporters picket Disney in February.​Disneyland Resort is engaged in "unfair labor practices" with its hotel workers, charges the National Labor Relations Board, which has scheduled an August hearing on the matter.Disney, which has three hotels in Anaheim, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2009

    Oops, Nuns Caught Violating National Labor Law Again

    *Update: Illegal deposition excerpts after the jump...Sister Katherine Gray, head of the one of the most socially active and downright grassroots religious orders in the world, really wants the media, her workers and everyone she knows to believe that she and the managers at the multi-million dollar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2008

    Obama Lets the Nuns at St. Joseph's Have It

    There seems to be some confusion out there regarding a band of courageous Catholic nuns turned anti-union, the staff who now work at their multi-hospital system and the big union trying to organize them. Just to add more spice to the mix, Barack Obama has now chimed in, calling on the Sisters of S ... More >>

  • News

    December 20, 2007

    Sisterly Concern

    UFW legend Dolores Huerta wonders why her old friends who run the St. Joseph's hospitals have turned on their own workers

  • Features

    November 29, 2007

    Sister Knows Best

    If the nuns in charge of the St. Joseph Health System are so pro-labor,why are some of their employees determined to unionize?

  • News

    August 16, 2007

    A Union-Busting Habit

    The sisters who run St. Joseph Health System are often pro-labor—but apparently not at their hospitals

  • News

    May 22, 2003

    Nursing A Grudge

    Nader Says Health Care Has New Enemy: Big Labor

  • News

    February 7, 2002

    Involuntary Separation

    41 Reg pressmen lose jobs before union vote

  • News

    July 5, 2001

    More Freebies for the Rich

    Garden Grove bends over for hotel developer, gives workers the shaft

  • News

    May 10, 2001

    Full Court Press Room

    Register kills union effort to organize press employees

  • News

    April 13, 2000

    Yo Quiero Contract

    Campaign to organize janitors kicks off in Irvine

  • News

    January 28, 1999

    Shopping Mauled

    Workers claim Macy's engineered anti-union vote

  • News

    November 26, 1998