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Who Is a Supervisor? The Supreme Court Has the Answer

[06/24/13]

Posted on June 24, 2013 in HR Insights for Health Care

Written by: Stephen W. Lyman

Today, June 24, 2013, the U. S. Supreme Court cleared the air on the question of who is a supervisor for purposes of discrimination cases arising under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act.  In this case that has been pending since 2006, the Court, in a 5 to 4 decision, ruled that the... READ MORE

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Who Is a “Supervisor”? The NLRB Gets a Lesson

[10/21/12]

Posted on October 21, 2012 in HR Insights for Health Care

Written by: Stephen W. Lyman

Who Is a Supervisor? – The NLRB Gets It Wrong If a person is a “supervisor” then that person is considered management, and under the NLRA that supervisor cannot be part of a union bargaining unit.  Deciding who is a supervisor can have significant consequences for employers – especially when it comes to union... READ MORE

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