From a hotel in San Diego, where he was attending a family wedding, University of Virginia Law Professor George Cohen heard about the unprecedented ouster of President Teresa Sullivan after less than two years in office.
Retailers and manufacturers avoided the worst when dockworkers agreed yesterday to continue contract talks and keep major U.S. ports open. The next five weeks will determine whether a strike can be ruled out completely.
The National Basketball Association’s federally mediated labor negotiations with its players union concluded for the night with the sides agreeing to continue tomorrow following the league’s Board of Governors meeting.
The University of Virginia’s board is exploring how to improve its approach to governance in the aftermath of the June crisis that saw President Teresa Sullivan reinstated less than three weeks after her forced resignation.
Three days of federally mediated labor talks between the National Basketball Association and its players union ended with no agreement, increased acrimony, no further talks planned and more lost games a virtual certainty.
National Basketball Association Commissioner David Stern was sent home with the flu from owners’ meetings today and likely won’t attend a third straight day of federally mediated labor negotiations this afternoon.