Janus v. AFSCME: Compelling Union Dues in the Public Sector

The Supreme Court is set to hear Janus v. AFSCME, a case which will determine whether employees represented by a public sector union under a collective bargaining agreement, but not full union members in good standing, should be required to pay agency fees to the public sector union. The ruling will potentially determine the future … Continue reading Janus v. AFSCME: Compelling Union Dues in the Public Sector

C.T.E., Professional Athletes, & The Military

Professional sports leagues and clubs, and the branches of the military need to test for chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or C.T.E., prior to and during the service of a player or service member. C.T.E.-the “punch drunk syndrome”[1]-is a degenerative brain disease caused by the release of a protein called Tau.[2] Recent research and evidence strongly suggests … Continue reading C.T.E., Professional Athletes, & The Military