In the world of major-league drag racing, three top women in this weekend’s National Hot Rod Association event in Las Vegas have forged unique marketing strategies and branding images to compete both on the track and in the high-stakes off-speedway competition for sponsors and fans.
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The city’s largest and most powerful hospitality union had planned to protest weekly in front of the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas in an effort to gain a contract with the luxury hotel. But, after several members of the Culinary Union were caught on video verbally abusing Strip visitors, those protests were put on hold for the rest of the month.
The Culinary Union has taken is its contract negotiations on the Strip to Wall Street.
A U.S. District Court judge in Las Vegas has ruled that more than 7,000 current and former Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas employees can participate in a wage and overtime lawsuit filed in May 2012.
WASHINGTON — With Thomas Perez now confirmed as head of the Labor Department, the agency is expected to unleash a flurry of new regulations that have been bottled up for months — a prospect that has business leaders worried and labor advocates cheering.
The Culinary union is becoming more aggressive in its campaign to unionize The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
A recent Las Vegas transplant has found herself smack in the middle of the bitter, long-standing labor dispute between Station Casinos and Culinary Workers Local 226 as she looks to host the 2013 National Nurses Health Institute.
After expressing concerns about the cost of pay raises in coming years, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority board voted 6-4 Tuesday to approve a contract with the Service Employees International Union.
A labor impasse between the city of Las Vegas and the firefighters union could be coming to an end if both sides approve a tentative labor agreement.
LAS VEGAS - Sin City’s largest union picketed the Las Vegas Strip for the third time this year on Friday.