Ben Nighthorse Campbell
6/11/16

On signing the NLRA into law, FDR said:

“This Act defines, as a part of our substantive law, the right of self-organization

of employees in industry for the purpose of collective bargaining, and...

ICTMN Staff
6/18/15
The following is a statement from the United South and Eastern Tribe’s President Brian Patterson, Oneida Indian Nation, on the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2015: USET supports t...
Rob Capriccioso
6/4/15
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has issued a major decision indicating that the Chickasaw Nation can operate outside the confines of the National Labor Relations Act (NLR...
Jack Duran and Larry Menth
1/31/13

As the Indian tribal industry expands and refines its function and focus, labor relations and labor contract negotiations becomes more important and an integral part of any successful business. As we have seen with San Manual Indian Bingo & Casino, 341 NLRB No....

Steve Russell
6/30/12

Luke Russert, son of the late and much-admired journalist Tim Russert, recently referred to Watergate as "the mother of all political scandals." He’s right, given our predilection to add “-gate” when we...

Gabriel S. Galanda
1/27/12

Nobody can deny that the Obama Administration has worked hard on behalf of Indian country. But despite its recent efforts, the United States still routinely violates Indian treaty rights and sovereignty....

Chloe Thompson
10/22/11

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has been intruding on tribal sovereignty for several years, by asserting authority over businesses owned and operated by tribal governments, including those located on reservations. And it's poised to strike yet another blow....