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NLRB Proposed Rule States Graduate Students Are Not Employees

Posted in NLRB, Rulemaking
Last week, by a 3-1 vote, the NLRB approved a proposed rule that would classify graduate students, who conduct paid teaching and research, as students rather than “employees” under federal labor law. This rule would divest graduate students of their right to unionize and would end a recent wave of graduate student unionization efforts at… Continue Reading