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 Labor and  Employment Law Prof. Carla A. Katz, Esq.
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Where do workers’ rights  come from?  ¡ ¡ Federal Law--Statutes affecting the Private Sector ¡ National Labor Relations Act (Wagner Act) ¡ Railway Labor Act ¡ Norris-LaGuardia Act  ¡ Taft-Hartley Act (LMRA) ¡ Landrum-Griffin Act ¡ Fair Labor Standards Act  ¡ Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) ¡ Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 ¡ Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)
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Some Workers’ Rights  recognized by federal law ¡ The right to engage in concerted activity for mutual  aid and protection (unionize) Section 7, NLRA ¡ The right to refuse to perform abnormally dangerous  work.  Section 502 of the NLRA, and the Occupational  Safety and Health Act (OSHA) ¡ The right to equal pay for equal work. The Equal Pay  Act. ¡ The right to overtime after 40 hours of work in a week.   The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
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Workers’ Rights (cont’d) ¡ The right not to be discriminated against because of 
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2011 for the course 575 100 taught by Professor Carlakatz during the Fall '11 term at Rutgers.

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