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Judge Upholds Uber Drivers’ Union Rule in Seattle

Judge Upholds Uber Drivers’ Union Rule in Seattle
http://fortune.com/2017/03/18/uber-union-rule-seattle/
David Z. Morris
Mar 18, 2017
A judge in Washington State has rejected Uber’s attempt to overturn a Seattle ordinance that gives its drivers the right to unionize, potentially opening the door for higher rates and labor costs. According to the Wall Street Journal, the Teamsters labor union intends to begin working to organize drivers soon.

Bob Kinnear quits as head of TTC union local after bitter fight ATU Local 113 says resignation has been accepted, TTC says matter won't affect service

Bob Kinnear quits as head of TTC union local after bitter fight
ATU Local 113 says resignation has been accepted, TTC says matter won't affect service
http://ht.ly/DKWK30a1QQT
CBC News Posted: Mar 17, 2017 1:48 PM ET Last Updated: Mar 17, 2017 2:29 PM ET

Bob Kinnear has resigned as the head of Amalgamated Transit Union Local 113. (CBC)

Bob Kinnear has resigned as president of the union local that represents TTC workers after a bitter dispute with the U.S.-based parent of the union.

MA MBTA IAM mechanics and allies rally to protect taxpayers, workers, riders from further transit privatization

MA MBTA mechanics and allies rally to protect taxpayers, workers, riders from further transit privatization
http://www.thesomervilletimes.com/archives/74446
On March 15, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times

— Photos courtesy of IAM&AW Local 264
By International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (IAM&AW) Local 264

MA MBTA IAM mechanics and allies rally to protect taxpayers, workers, riders from further transit privatization

MA MBTA mechanics and allies rally to protect taxpayers, workers, riders from further transit privatization
http://www.thesomervilletimes.com/archives/74446
On March 15, 2017, in Latest News, by The Somerville Times

— Photos courtesy of IAM&AW Local 264
By International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (IAM&AW) Local 264

Spanish parliament defeats government plan to deregulate hiring of dock workers

Spanish parliament defeats government plan to deregulate hiring of dock workers
https://www.thelocal.es/20170316/spanish-parliament-defeats-government-p...
AFP
news@thelocal.es
16 March 2017
14:23 CET+01:00

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