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Negotiation Resources

Government Agencies and Resources

National Labor Relations Board

The NLRB is a government agency that oversees labor practices in the United States to uphold fair policies. Their website contains cases and decisions from arbitration and guidance for employers and workers on how to interpret US labor laws. 

Department of Labor

This agency fosters, promotes, and develops the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States. It aims to improve working conditions; advance opportunities for profitable employment; and assure work-related benefits and rights. Their website contains information on laws and regulations related to labor, as well as guidance for employers and employees.

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is responsible for enforcing federal laws that make it illegal to discriminate against a job applicant or an employee because of the person's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, transgender status, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.

Congressional Research Service Reports on the National Labor Relations Act

The Congressional Research Service is a non-partisan government agency under the Library of Congress. It creates informative reports for legislators and the public on matters of public interest related to our laws which help explain and interpret federal statutes. 

Labor Laws, Guidance, Statutes and Reference Materials 

Taft-Harley Act

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act

National Labor Relations Act

Fair Labor Standards Act

Affordable Care Act

Overtime Rules

State Labor Agencies

Sample Collective Bargaining Agreements

US Office of Labor-Management Standards Collective Bargaining Agreements on File

Berkeley Labor Contracts Database

Cornell Library Labor Contracts Guide

Related Guides

Labor Statistics and Data

Using Westlaw for Research

Business Law

Human Resources

Relevant Databases

Labor Law Journals

Labor and Employment Relations Journals