Labor and Employment Law Program

Advancing the World of Work Through Law

The Labor and Employment Law Program at Cornell University's ILR School brings together social scientists and attorneys to inform each other's work with the goal of addressing contemporary labor and employment law and workplace issues to influence litigation and public policy decisions.

The Legacy of the Obama NLRB

October 21, 2016 at the NYC Cornell Club
Join Mark Pearce, Richard Griffin, Philip Miscimarra, and Lauren McFerran on the eve of the 2016 presidential election for a full day conference on the legacy of the Obama Board and what we might expect during the next administration. To learn more and register, CLICK HERE

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The Role of Courts in Managing the Collateral Consequences of Conviction: A Conversation with Judge John Gleeson
October 29, 2016 at Cornell ILR NYC Conference Center

Information and materials from our recent program, Multiemployer Pension Plans in Crisis: Is the Composite Plan the Answer?, held on June 29, 2016 - CLICK HERE

Information and materials from our recent program, Exempt or Non-Exempt: The New USDOL Regulations - A Conversation with M. Patricia Smith, Solicitor of Labor, held on June 17, 2016 - CLICK HERE


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