The Institute Publishes New Report Exposing Widespread Use Of Arbitration Clauses In Employment Contracts

The Institute is pleased to have published a groundbreaking report by Professor Imre S. Szalai, the Judge John D. Wessel Distinguished Professor of Social...   Read More

Supreme Court To Determine Whether Forced Arbitration Trumps Federal Law

Elizabeth Colman, Paul H. Tobias Attorney Fellow On October 2, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)...   Read More

Class And Collective Action Bans Help Keep Low-Wage Workers Trapped In Poverty

Elizabeth Colman, Paul H. Tobias Attorney Fellow This October, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in a trio of cases challenging whether...   Read More

The Faces Of Forced Arbitration Project Launched At 2017 NELA Annual Convention

The Institute was proud to launch its groundbreaking project, The Faces of Forced Arbitration, at the 2017 NELA Annual Convention in June. Designed to...   Read More

The Institute Launches Resources For Protecting The Employment Rights Of Immigrants & Refugees

In light of President Trump’s recent January 27, 2017 Executive Order (EO), Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into The United States, which...   Read More

Horton Comes To A Head: U.S. Supreme Court Poised To Resolve Conflict Regarding Workers’ Rights To Act Collectively

By Elizabeth Colman, Paul H. Tobias Attorney Fellow The United States Supreme Court granted three petitions for certiorari during their Friday, January 13 conference...   Read More

Read The Institute’s 2015 Annual Report

We are proud to present The Institute’s 2015 Annual Report, which highlights the impact the organization has made as the country’s employee rights advocacy...   Read More

Meet The Visionaries Of Employee Rights: The Texas FLSA Posse Fights For Economic Justice In The American Workplace

“Meet The Visionaries Of Employee Rights” is a regular feature of Vision + Action: Inside The Institute. We are fortunate to have a loyal...   Read More

The Institute Joins 164 Groups Calling for Strong CFPB Action Against Forced Arbitration

On April 27, The Institute joined 163 groups that advocate for consumers, students, civil rights, labor, small businesses, and others in a letter urging...   Read More

April 8-9: Reining In Retaliation & Winning Whistleblower Cases

Reining In Retaliation & Winning Whistleblower Cases will review recent developments and analyze cutting-edge issues, as well as provide tips and tactics that can...   Read More

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