unionization

Judge orders Starbucks to reinstate fired workers who led unionization effort

Judge orders Starbucks to reinstate fired workers who led unionization effort

A federal judge on Thursday ordered Starbucks to reinstate seven employees at a Memphis store after finding the company illegally retaliated against them for helping organize a union. U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee Judge Sheryl Lipman told Starbucks it had five days to reinstate the employees, known as the “Memphis Seven,” …

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Blizzard Albany, formerly Vicarious Visions, announces unionization bid

Blizzard Albany, formerly Vicarious Visions, announces unionization bid

Comment on this story Comment Blizzard Albany, a video game developer owned by Activision Blizzard, is going public with its unionization efforts. The quality assurance team at the Albany-based studio formerly known as Vicarious Visions — a unit made up of about 20 employees — has filed for a union election with the National Labor …

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Microsoft enters agreement to respect Activision Blizzard unionization

Microsoft enters agreement to respect Activision Blizzard unionization

Placeholder while article actions load Microsoft said Monday it would respect the rights of Activision Blizzard workers to join a union, and would enter into a so-called labor neutrality agreement with major media union Communications Workers of America, which has been helping video game workers organize. If Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision Blizzard is approved, the …

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