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Labor and Employment Law Section

The Section's members represent all perspectives of labor and employment Law: management, union, plaintiff, neutral and public.

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Membership in the ABA Labor & Employment Law Section delivers the benefits that you use every day.

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Syllabus: 21-Day Racial Equity Habit-Building Challenge ©

The Council of the ABA Labor & Employment Law Section is proud to announce its participation in the “21-Day Racial Equity Habit-Building Challenge © ” and to invite LEL Section members to join us.

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Join A Committee!

Labor & Employment Law Section members can join a committee at no additional cost and meet professionals who share your passion for a specialized area of law. Open the door to publishing, speaking, and other credential-building committee opportunities.

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21-Day Habit Building Challenges

21-Day Habit Building Challenges

The ABA 21-Day Habit Building Challenges include a syllabus comprised of short daily assignments (e.g., readings, videos, podcasts etc.) designed to educate and make participants more aware of the historic and current challenges impacting unrepresented communities.

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Section Spotlights

Webinars and On-Demand

Webinars sponsored by the Section of Labor and Employment Law.

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Events & CLE

Opportunities for continuing education, professional networking and collaborating to move the field forward, including the 2024 Midwinter Meeting season.

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Labor and Employment Law Publications

Continuing education and collaboration through sharing knowledge and ideas is the lifeblood of the profession. Our section provides a diverse variety of publishing resources to inform and transform members.

Section Publications

Labor and Employment Law Newsletter

Published quarterly, the newsletter contains information on current Section projects, recent development and decisions, upcoming educational opportunities, new books, and other news that is of interest to Section members.

ABA Journal of Labor & Employment Law

Published since 1985, the journal provides balanced discussions of current developments in labor and employment law to meet the practical needs of attorneys, judges, administrators, and the public.

About the Section

The Section's members represent all perspectives of labor and employment Law: management, union, plaintiff, neutral and public. We are committed to a balanced discussion of employment issues throughout the world. Section membership is open to all regular, associate and law student members of the American Bar Association.

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