David Garland Quoted in “A Closer Look at Clinton’s Labor Positions as Election Nears”


David W. Garland, Member of the Firm and Chair of the firm’s National Labor and Employment Steering Committee, in the firm’s New York and Newark offices, was quoted in Law360, in “A Closer Look at Clinton's Labor Positions as Election Nears,” by Matthew Bultman. (Read the full version – subscription required.)

Following is an excerpt:

In somewhat of a contrast to Republicans, it isn’t uncommon for Democratic candidates to focus on labor. And Clinton has been no different, outlining with some specificity her positions on major issues such as a national minimum wage and paid leave.

The takeaway, experts said, is a labor plan that could look very familiar.

“When you look at the Clinton agenda, I think it’s very much fair to say that when it comes to labor issues, it would largely look like the third term of the Obama administration,” said David Garland, a member of the board of directors at Epstein Becker & Green PC.