The Debate Over Mich.'s Right-To-Work Law

Law360, New York (February 4, 2013, 11:25 AM EST) -- It seemed to happen before you could say the words "right to work." On Dec. 11, 2012, Michigan swiftly became the 24th state to enact right-to-work legislation just days after Gov. Rick Snyder’s surprise announcement that he would sign a right-to-work bill that landed on his desk. The effects of Michigan’s new right-to-work status will not occur as quickly, however.

The controversial law consists of two bills covering both public and private sector employers in Michigan. Both bills make it illegal to require that employees join...
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