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President Obama Nominates DOJ AAG Perez as Secretary of Labor

On March 21, 2013 by Schnader in

By Scott J. Wenner Confirming the accuracy of a week-long swirl of rumors around Capitol Hill, on March 18, 2013, President Obama selected Thomas Perez to become the next Secretary of Labor. Mr. Perez presently is serving as Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division at the Department of Justice. […]

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13 Labor & Employment Resolutions for 2013, Part 2

On January 23, 2013 by Schnader in

By Scott J. Wenner and Alizah Z. Diamond Yesterday, we posted the first seven of our 13 suggested resolutions for 2013. Here, as promised, are our final six. Once again, do not delay in considering these items for inclusion in your plans for the year. 8. Review and update workplace posters to ensure […]

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Secretary of Labor Solis Resigns

On January 16, 2013 by Schnader in

By Scott J. Wenner On January 9, 2013, Labor Secretary Hilda Solis submitted her resignation to President Obama.  A former member of Congress from Southern California, Solis has long-standing ties to the union movement. Solis began her tenure as Secretary of Labor by proclaiming her intent to pursue an aggressive enforcement […]

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