The utility industry led the private sector in union membership in 2018, with a relatively high unionization rate of 20.1 percent. In this post, staff editor Zachary Atwell discusses the importance of § 301 of the Labor Management Relations Act (LMRA) to employees and employers, and how the act affects labor disputes involving collective bargaining agreements.
The purpose behind Medicaid is to allow access to healthcare to low-income individuals, but Kentucky’s HEALTH Medicaid waiver may not give farmers that option. KJEANRL editor Marina Kirtland addresses the alarming issue in this interesting read.
In this blog post, 3L Sabrina Castille writes about the Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians and their sovereign immunity following their legal battle with the State of Washington over a crib wall gone wrong.
In this blog post, 3L Ian Young writes on the challenges landowners face when it comes to regulated forced pooling. Young details how states, such as Colorado, are facing backlash after passing pooling statutes that could be considered unconstitutional.
In this blog post, 3L Lucero Tennis writes about consumer lawsuit Veath Fish Farm, LLC v. Purina Animal Nutrition decided in the Southern Disctrict of Illinois pertaining to its privity exception for packaged animal food.