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Bonuses versus Bargaining

Bonuses versus Bargaining

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 chopped off a big piece of the federal corporate tax rate, dropping it from 35 to 21 percent.  That sizeable chunk of change will now move from the federal fisc to corporate treasuries across the country.  Democratic leaders have...

Janus Amicus: Ben Sachs

Janus Amicus: Ben Sachs

An amicus filed on Friday in Janus and based on Ben's new article Agency Fees and the First Amendment, 131 Harv. L. Rev. 1046 urges the Court to reject Janus's challenge on the ground that it does not raise a valid First Amendment claim.  The amicus argues that...

Law and Organizing

Law and Organizing

I have a new essay in the Texas Law Review that aims to help explain how a legal regime like labor law can (if actually enforced) facilitate organizing and collective action.  The essay - Law, Organizing, and Status Quo Vulnerability - draws on social movement...