Elon Musk
October 17, 2023
Elon Musk recently has come under fire for his alleged mistreatment of female engineers and minorities at SpaceX for underpaying individuals for the same position. Now, the embattled Musk, is under scrutiny for his treatment of employees at X, formerly known as Twitter.
May 30, 2023
On Thursday, May 18, 2023, the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) issued a complaint against the University of Southern California (“USC”), the Pac-12 Conference, and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (“NCAA”), alleging that the three employers have continued misclassifying college athletes in men’s and women’s basketball and football as “student-athletes” rather than employees who are entitled to protections under the National Labor Relations Act (“NLRA”). If the action is successful, it would reclassify the athletes as employees and allow them to consider forming a union.
March 28, 2023
Jennifer Abruzzo, the general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB"), has released a guidance memorandum that provides further information on the NLRB's decision in McLaren Macomb. The memorandum offers guidance on the decision's practical impact, including its scope, retroactivity, lawful severance agreements, and confidentiality and non-disparagement clauses.