Eric Joseph Schmertz was an American lawyer who specialized in labor negotiation, helping reach agreements between workers and management in many strikes and other threatened union actions in New York City, including actions by the city's taxi drivers and other municipal workers, as well as helping resolve other negotiations elsewhere in the United States. A law professor for many years, he also served as dean of Hofstra University School of Law. Wikipedia*
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Eric Schmertz has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2005 Forum. Most appearances with Douglas "Doug" G. Brinkley (3). Most common tags: Clinton, Bill, U.S. History.