The Daily Northwestern

Sports economist, Northwestern compliance official testify on second day of NLRB hearing

Alex Putterman, Assistant Sports Editor

February 19, 2014

Testimony continued Wednesday at the National Labor Relations Board hearing to determine whether Northwestern football players are employees of the University. Two witnesses — one from the College Athletes Players Association...

CAPA, Northwestern present initial issues to start NLRB hearing

Rohan Nadkarni, Reporter

February 12, 2014

Formal proceedings began Wednesday as the College Athletes Players Association attempts to form a labor union for football players at Northwestern. CAPA and NU both presented their initial issues at the regional office of the Nat...