It's Settled (Or Is It?) - How the NLRB Is Restricting Private Agreements By April N. Love
Most legal disputes settle out of court, and for good reason. Pre-trial settlement can be particularly appealing to employers who seek to avoid the time and expense inherent in litigation. Perhaps more importantly, settlement can help employers avoid the risk of an unfavorable outcome at the hands of an unfriendly fact-finder -- unless you intend to resolve an alleged violation of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA).
April N. Love is an attorney with Littler Mendelson, P.C., based in Houston, Texas. April represents management clients in a broad range of labor and employment issues, including employment discrimination, workplace harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, wage and hour law, and traditional labor. She is licensed to practice in both Texas and California. You may contact April at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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