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Employer Liability: Alaska

Employer Liability requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Author: Susan Borowski

Summary

  • Alaska has few provisions governing labor relations in the private sector, but there is some liability in the public sector under the Public Employment Relations Act for committing unfair labor practices. See Unfair Labor Practices.
  • The Alaska Labor Relations Agency has the power to issue orders and take affirmative action to remedy unfair labor practices by employers. See Unfair Labor Practices.
  • Employers violating an order by the Alaska Labor Relations Agency are subject to fines. See Penalties.