Section of Labor & Employment Law

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

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Daily Labor Report® is the premier resource that the nation’s foremost labor and employment professionals rely on for authoritative, analytical coverage of top labor and employment news.

Labor Department Unveils New Overtime Pay Requirements (2)

Workers who make less than about $35,000 per year would be automatically eligible for time-and-a-half pay for all hours worked beyond 40 a week, under the Trump administration’s proposal.

Section Spotlights

2018 Labor & Employment Practice Benchmarks Report

Access survey data for insights on how law firms and sole practitioners conduct their labor and employment practice.

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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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