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Dec 11- A federal judge said General Motors Co is not required to pay $450 million to cover medical benefits for retirees, in a defeat for the United Auto Workers union.
At many companies, part-time means "on-call" without a fixed number of hours. "It's an extremely abusive and unfair practice," says one labor expert.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois, Dec 3- Illinois lawmakers on Tuesday passed a landmark pension reform bill, moving to address the state's crumbling finances in the face of strong public labor union opposition to the bill, which among other measures raises retirement ages.
Black Friday gave auto sales a bump higher while Delta bumps passengers for a basketball team, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Still considered America's richest union, it has had troubles in recent years, including slumping membership and stalled organizing efforts.
LOS ANGELES, Nov 20- Volkswagen AG wants the workers at its Tennessee plant represented by a German-style works council, but the final form of representation and whether that includes the United Auto Workers union must be decided by the employees in a formal vote, the automaker's top U.S. executive said on Wednesday.
Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., discusses his battle with state and local government unions over collective bargaining and benefit contributions.
Transit officials in northern California may have cost themselves $44 million by not reading what they signed, according to a new report.
Steve Parsley, Boeing crane operator, weighs in on why he rejected Boeing's new labor deal. "If we concede on this," he says, "I see it happening again in the future."
Union machinists at Boeing rejected a controversial contract proposal. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports how this may impact the plane maker.
The question of whether the city bargained in good faith with unions is key to a judge's decision on whether Detroit is eligible to restructure its finances under bankruptcy law.
The American Federation of Teachers is taking on Third Point's Dan Loeb and other big hedge fund managers over pensions.
American Postal Workers Union president Mark Dimondstein says Amazon's Sunday delivery is a step in the right direction to saving the financial woes of the Postal Service.
The White House has signaled it may exempt some unions from a the reinsurance fee a part of Obamacare, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
The shutdown had a negative impact on the economy, said Labor Secretary Tom Perez, with more people temporarily unemployed in October.
Ballot measures that passed in New Jersey and Washington are part of the growing trend heading into next year's mid-term elections, according to advocates.
Randi Weingarten, American Federation of Teachers, discusses how the embattled Affordable Care Act is impacting workers and what lawmakers can do to fix it.
The Labor Department believes furloughed government workers during the government shutdown are not eligible for unemployment benefits, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
WOLFSBURG, Germany, Oct 22- Volkswagen AG's top labor leader still wants workers at the company's plant in Tennessee to have German-style representation, an arrangement that would require the involvement of a U.S. trade union such as the United Auto Workers.
ROME, Oct 21- Italy's three main trade union confederations will hold rolling strikes and protests against the government's 2014 budget plan, they said on Monday, piling more pressure on Enrico Letta's fragile coalition.