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Unionizing and Concerted…

Unionizing and Concerted Activity in the Private Sector

 Labor union participation has declined drastically since the 1970s.  From so-called “right to work” laws to outspoken political opposition, the labor market has grown increasingly hostile to unionization—and none more so than the private sec… Read More
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Changes may be coming to dues collection of public sector unions in D.C

The Supreme Court announced in late September that it will revisit a previous holding that public sector unions may collect service fees from non-union employees for collective bargaining, monitoring the collective bargaining agreement, and filing gr… Read More
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Hannon Law Group is pleas…

Hannon Law Group is pleased to announce that Gabriele Ulbig has joined the firm as an associate attorney.

Gabriele Ulbig brings experience and passion supporting employees’ rights.  Prior to joining the firm, she worked for the United Mine Workers of America as a law fellow, advising union officers on employment and labor law issues and representing t… Read More
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An Update on Virginia Employment Law

  Governor McAuliffe goes back to the very beginning. Executive orders have dominated the recent news cycle.  Although presidential orders tend to receive the most publicity, especially as of late, governors across the country also wield this poli… Read More
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Maryland Strengthens Equal Pay Laws

Maryland’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act went into effect on October 1, 2016. The Act targets Maryland’s gender wage gap, already one of the country’s smallest, and extends to disparities based on gender identity as well as sex. Read More
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New D.C. Law Would Prohibit Employers from Using Credit Information

The Fair Credit in Employment Amendment Act of 2016 prohibits covered employers from discriminating against current or prospective employees based on credit information. It also prohibits them from requesting, obtaining, or using credit information. Read More
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HANNON LAW GROUP SUPPORTS FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS

Presidential elections and political transitions stir feelings of hope and optimism along with anxiety and uncertainty among civil and Foreign Service employees. The direction of our foreign policy may appear unsettled and the normal departure . . . Read More
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Categories: Foreign Service
J. Michael Hannon Appoint…

J. Michael Hannon Appointed to Board of Visitors of The Columbus School of Law

HANNON LAW GROUP is proud to announce that its founding partner, J. Michael Hannon, has been appointed by Dean Daniel F. Attridge to the Board of Visitors of The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law. The Board consists of more than… Read More
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Welcome Law Clerks Andres A. Cruz and Owen H. Smith

Andres A. Cruz, a second-year law student at The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, joins us on a full-time basis as he attends classes at night. Andy is a Shriver Fellow and has a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from the Univ… Read More
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Daniel S. Crowley Named …

Daniel S. Crowley Named “Rising Star” By Super Lawyers

For the third consecutive year, Super Lawyers has named Daniel S. Crowley as a Rising Star and one of Washington, D.C.’s Top Rated Employment & Labor Attorneys. The Washington, DC Super Lawyers list was published in the May 2016 issue of Washi… Read More
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