Grad student unions dealt blow as proposed new rule says students aren’t ‘employees’

"This current NLRB has a strong majority of very conservative board members; … [it’s] shown itself to be extremely political and quite focused on overruling precedent that had expanded employee rights to unionize,” noted Risa Lieberwitz, AAUP's general counsel. 

Publication Date: 
Friday, September 20, 2019
Publication: 
Science Magazine
Article URL: 
https://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2019/09/grad-student-unions-dealt-blow-proposed-new-rule-says-students-aren-t-employees