Press Clips | September 27, 2021

NELP statement on introduction of the Unemployment Insurance Improvement Act

The following is a statement from Rebecca Dixon, executive director of the National Employment Law Project on the introduction of(…)

Press Clips | September 4, 2021

It’s time to transform our unemployment system

Via: The Hill

As the U.S. prepares to celebrate Labor Day, more than 7¬†million jobless workers face dire prospects as federal pandemic unemployment(…)

Press Clips | August 10, 2020

With OSHA as an Employer Advice Columnist, States and Cities Should Protect Workers from COVID-19

Via: Morning Consult

The federal government has failed to protect workers and shows little sign of changing, but recent developments in states and(…)

Press Clips | June 1, 2018

Workers’ Rights: Comp System Fails to Offer Adequate Benefits

Via: Workers Compensation - WC Magazine

The workers compensation system is in a deeply trou¬≠bled state, with enormous financial and social costs for America’s workers.

Press Clips | May 21, 2018

The Supreme Court Is Helping Companies Get Away With Sexual Harassment

Via: Huffington Post

Expect the number of workers who have signed away their rights on the job to rise.

Press Clips | May 21, 2018

Supreme Court Backs Employers Over Workers in First of Two Major Labor Cases

Via: USA Today

The ruling could set back the Me Too movement against sexual harassment in the workplace.

Press Clips | May 21, 2018

Supreme Court Rules Employers Can Ban Class Action Lawsuits in Arbitration

Via: Politico

Workers who take to the courts against an employer must do so as individuals.

Press Clips | January 9, 2018

Fast-Food Workers Claim Victory in a New York Labor Effort

Via: The New York Times

This law helps fast-food workers sustain a nonprofit that advocates for them.

Press Clips | December 14, 2017

Mississippi Worker Injury Rate, Compensation Among Worst in Nation: Report

Via: Clarion Ledger

Mississippi has one of the worst injury rates in the country, according to a new report.

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