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2013-08-05 10:01:44

Research from the University of Copenhagen has revealed the effects of a decade of decentralized wage negotiations in the private sector. In an article in the Journal of Labor Economics, researchers conclude that wages have risen for all employees and that companies are now better able to retain key personnel. "Average wages rise when employees and managers negotiate on an individual basis, without a collective-bargaining agreement dictating fixed rates for all," explains Jakob Roland...

2013-06-04 23:01:52

Norman Blumenthal, founding partner of Blumenthal, Nordrehaug & Bhowmik, discusses contract waivers and the effect on employees´ rights in California. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 On Wednesday, May 29, 2013, Los Angeles employment lawyer Norman Blumenthal authored an article in the Los Angeles Daily Journal, where he discussed, among other things, the current state of employees' rights in California. According to the article written by Norman Blumenthal, "California's...

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