Vorys on Labor

Vorys on Labor

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UPDATE: House Committee Votes to Amend Senate Bill 5

Posted in Legislation, SERB
Today, the Ohio House Commerce and Labor Committee considered amendments to Senate Bill 5.  According to a report in The Columbus Dispatch, some of the changes considered include: Giving public employees the right to refuse to pay "fair share" fees to unions. Making some changes to impasse resolution mechanisms, primarily by providing an option of a public referendum on… Continue Reading

Gov. Elect Kasich Announces Intent to Revoke Executive Order

Posted in Union Organizing
In 2007, and again in 2008, Governor Strickland signed executive orders that significantly expanded the scope of unionization in Ohio.  The executive orders provided a legal framework for certain unions to organize independent home health care providers and home child care workers.  These are individuals who work for themselves, but obtain reimbursement from the State.  Governors… Continue Reading