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Thursday, February 17, 2005

The Chronicle: Florida Court Orders Restoration of Collective-Bargaining Rights to Faculty and Employee Unions "Two years after the State of Florida dropped its contracts with the leading faculty and employee unions at its public universities, a state appellate court has ruled that the state had no right to discontinue its obligations to the unions. When the Florida Legislature scrapped the statewide Board of Regents in 2001 and turned that body's authority over to separate boards of trustees at the universities, it used the reshuffling as an excuse to discard longstanding union contracts negotiated under the old university governance system."
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The Coalition of Graduate Employee Unions is a loose-knit coalition of labor unions in the USA and Canada that represents graduate students employed as teachers, researchers, and administrative staff.