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May 9 2014
Kenneth Wagner

Blitman & King Court Victory Preserves Martin Rule Defense For Unions in New York

Kenneth Wagner |

In a major decision affecting unions, a divided New York Court of Appeals upheld the controversial defense in a duty of fair representation case. Kenneth L. Wagner, a partner at Blitman & King, argued the case on behalf of the union and its business agent. To learn more about this important decision and read Ken’s […]

Nov 26 2013
Kenneth Wagner

Our Deal Trumps My Bargaining Rights Only if I Said So | Employment Law

Kenneth Wagner | Employee Benefits | Individual Employment

The National Labor Relations Board (Board or NLRB) has applied its “clear and unmistakable” waiver standard in unilateral change cases for several decades.