22.1 Are there other specific regulatory agencies that govern this company (such as health care regulations in hospitals and nursing homes)?
22.2 List any incidents or violations.
22.3 List any legal actions taken or pending against the company.
22.4 List any NLRB charges or findings.
Use industry publications to identify if there are regulatory agencies that govern your target employer. Workers may also know about specific regulators. A general news search may also provide insights.
Underwriters Laboratories (UL) develop many industry standards in the U.S.
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) maintains a database where you can investigate recent NLRB activity. It is a free site but you must first register. You can search by company to identify if there has been recent NLRB activity at your firm.
The Stanford Law School’s Securities Class Action Clearing House provides a variety of information on firms gathered under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act.
UMass Resources (for UMass students only)
You can search for additional legal information on NewsBank.