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Law and Industrial Relations

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Guy Mundlak, Fading Corporatism: Israel's Labor Law and Industrial Relations in Transition (Ithaca: Cornell University Press 2007) FADING CORPORATISM offers an impressive in-depth analysis of the complex and dynamic relationship between labour law and the industrial relations system in Israel. Mundlak examines in detail the shift from a corporatist to a pluralist regime of industrial relations that took place in Israel over the last two decades, focusing on the changing role of labour law and its institutions in the regulation of employment relations. Based on rich empirical evidence and a persuasive theoretical framework, ...
is a multidisciplinary field that studies the employment relationship. Industrial relations is increasingly being called employment relations because of the importance of non-industrial employment relationships. Many outsiders also equate industrial relations to labour relations and believe that industrial relations only studies unionized employment situations, but this is an oversimplification.
Holidays Act review underway | Scoop News
A working group has been appointed to begin the review of the Holidays Act 2003, says Minister of Labour Kate Wilkinson. “The Holidays Act has been widely criticised for its complexity and generic approach, resulting in significant compliance costs,” Ms Wilkinson says. “This review is aimed at making the Act easier for businesses and employees to understand and apply, while maintaining fairness in the employment relationship.” The terms of reference for the review include: ▪ the calculation of relevant daily pay ▪ trading annual leave for cash at the employee’s request, and ... market research, surveys and trends
Canadian Labour Law & Industrial Relations: CSR, Workers' Rights ...
several questions about how business schools are approaching corporate social responsibility. I worked on CSR issues with the International Labour Office for 8 years so I know a bit about this. In particular while at the ILO I advocated for the ILO to work with business schools that had CSR programs. These programs were just begining in those days. I tried to convince my colleagues that we need to integrate ILO standards into business education programs around the world. Doorey's post sparked my interest in this area again so I spent a bit of time with google and my old bookmarks from the ILO and found some interesting ... market research, surveys and trends


The Changing Labor Market, Industrial Relations and Labor Policy
Labour Law and Industrial Relations at the. Turn of the Century. Ed. Chris Engels and ... reached 13.8 million, comprising 26 percent of the total number of ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Industrial relations reform in Britain since 1979
union density in the U.S. was around 25 percent), although some economies -- ...... 4In 1979 nearly 30 million working days were lost in the UK as a result .... Deakin, S. "Labour Law and Industrial Relations." In Jonathan Mitchie, ed. ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
CA Labor Commissioner Reaches Deal for Over $2 Million in Wages Owed to ...
in owed wages after officials with the Labor Commissioner's Office came to an agreement with the Hospital and its general contractor.  The wage settlement comes after the California Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) determined the project was a public works project and was subject to prevailing wage requirements. The employees are working for McCarthy Construction Companies on the Acute Care Pavilion, a four-story, 154-bed pediatric tower adjacent to the existing Rady Children's Hospital.  The project received $62 million in funding from a 2004 state bond.   A public works project is defined in ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Olin Announces Second Quarter Earnings
announced today that its second quarter 2010 net income was $16.9 million, or $0.21 per diluted share, which compares to $27.8 million, or $0.36 per diluted share in the second quarter of 2009. Sales in the second quarter of 2010 were $405.7 million, compared to $383.0 million in the second quarter of 2009. Joseph D. Rupp, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer, said, "Second quarter 2010 results in our Winchester and Chlor Alkali businesses improved compared to the first quarter of 2010. These improvements were partially offset by a higher effective tax rate in the second quarter of 2010. Winchester ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


Principles and Rights
of labour law and industrial relations more understandable to a wider audience, certain liberties have been taken by the authors when reformulating and, in ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations Managers and ...
The educational backgrounds of these workers vary considerably, reflecting the diversity of duties and levels of responsibility. College graduates and those who have earned certification should have the best job and advancement opportunities. Human resources occupations require strong interpersonal skills. Much faster than average growth is expected during the projection period. Every organization wants to attract, motivate, and retain the most qualified employees and match them to jobs for which they are best suited. Human resources, training, and labor relations managers and specialists provide this connection. In the past, ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Oct 24, 2008 ... comparative industrial relations and labor law scholarship. .... the relationship between law and industrial relations is not ...
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Employment Law: PTO cap at year end for California, california ...
I can answer questions about payroll laws and payroll tax laws and Human Resource laws and agencies. I can answer federal payroll and human resource law questions and most states; I do not have a knowledge of the local taxes for cities and counties within the state. If and when I can I will try and send you the website where you can reference the answer and where you can obtain more information as well as a contact number if needed for that particular agency. Some agencies I have worked with are IRS, Department of Labor (federal and state), Revenue Canada (and provincial governments), Inland Revenue, OSHA (0ccupational Safety ...