Press Clips | October 21, 2017

Ban The Box: What This New Law Means For Potential Employees With A Criminal Record

Fair chance hiring is about an applicant being viewed as a person, not just as a checkbox on an application.

Press Clips | October 19, 2017

Actresses—and Millions of Other Workers—Have No Federal Sexual-Harassment Protections

Employers’ false claims that their employees are independent contractors have enormous consequences.

News Releases | October 16, 2017

Unprecedented Coalition Urges Food Safety Officials to Reject Poultry Industry Effort to Increase Line Speeds

The current pace of 140 birds per minute is already dangerous for workers and consumers.

Press Clips | October 16, 2017

Another Obama Decision Reversed? Now It’s About Food Safety.

Revving up poultry line speeds would be highly dangerous for poultry workers.

News Releases | October 15, 2017

California Governor Brown Signs Fair Chance Act, Extending ‘Ban the Box’ to Private Employers

California becomes the 10th state to adopt background check reforms for private-sector employers.

Commentary | October 13, 2017

America’s Workers Deserve to Get Paid for Burning the Midnight Oil

Will the Labor Department appeal a judge’s recent decision that could deny overtime pay to millions of Americans?

Press Clips | October 13, 2017

A Historic Rule Has Held McDonald’s Liable for Labor Abuses. The GOP Is Close to Undoing It.

This bill is a transparent attempt to protect large companies that outsource their work in unethical ways.

Blog | October 11, 2017

House Bill Attacking Joint Employment Would Leave Contract Workers Vulnerable

The bill would pave the way for corporations in contracted arrangements to dodge the law.

Press Clips | October 6, 2017

No Class Action: Supreme Court Weighs Whether Workers Must Face Arbitrations Alone

Collective action is a key tenet of labor law, with a long history of government protection.

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