March 25, 2008
Submitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit in support of Carroll College. The brief requests the court to reaffirm that Carroll is exempt from national labor relations coverage due to its religious affiliation.
Amicus Brief: Carroll College v. National Labor Relations Board
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August 17, 2015
NLRB has ended an attempt by Northwestern University football players to unionize.
The National Labor Relations Board has ended an attempt by Northwestern University football players to unionize. In a unanimous ruling, the NLRB declined to assert jurisdiction in the case.
July 07, 2014
Students who participate in intercollegiate athletics and receive athletic scholarships are not employees, says the brief filed by ACE and four other higher education groups.
May 09, 2014
In the wake of last month’s decision by the NLRB to classify Northwestern University football players as employees, the House Education and the Workforce Committee held a hearing May 8 to discuss college athletes and unionization.
April 09, 2014
ACE and a group of higher education association filed an amicus brief this week in the high-profile case Glatt v. Fox Searchlight Pictures, Inc., which deals with the legality of unpaid internships.