Northwestern Football Players' Unionization Remains Long Shot

, The Legal Intelligencer


Those eligible Northwestern University student football players who receive athletic scholarships have cast their ballots in an April 25 election conducted by the National Labor Relations Board to determine whether they wished to be represented by a union known as College Athletes Players Association. The "walk-on" members of the team, who are not on scholarship, were not permitted to vote.

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  • Margaret W. Bohl

    A well reasoned article in which the prediction by the author will be upheld.

  • Michael A. Caldwell

    This is probably one of the best discussions of this topic since the Regional Director‘s decision came out.

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