The Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law ("BJELL") is the leading law review for employment and labor law scholarship. BJELL articles address a range of legal issues of interest to both scholars and practitioners. Topics include employment discrimination, labor law, public sector employment, employee benefits, and workforce participation. The Journal, published twice a year, includes scholarly articles, student-authored comments and case notes, book reviews, and topical essays.
BJELL’s mission is to provide a forum for academics and practitioners to discuss emerging developments in the field. In addition, BJELL is committed to helping students connect with attorneys working in the employment and labor fields.
Current Issue: Volume 31, Issue 2 (2010)
Paving the High Road: Labor Standards and Procurement Policy in the Obama Era
Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law
Uncle Sam's Purchasing Power: How to Leverage Government Spending to Promote Good Jobs
David Madland and Karla Walter
Labor Standards for School Cafeteria Workers, Turnover and Public Program Utilization
Ken Jacobs and Dave Graham-Squire
The Road to Responsible Contracting: Lessons from States and Cities for Ensuring That Federal Contracting Delivers Good Jobs and Quality Services
Paul K. Sonn and Tsedeye Gebreselassie
Government Paves the Way: A Decent-Work Agenda for the Obama Administration
Paul K. Sonn and Annette Bernhardt