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It is a crime for people to live in this rich nation and receive starvation wages. - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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CA Complaint

Enforcing California’s Assembly Bill 5

We posted back in June of 2019 about the Dynamex case in California—now the California Attorney General and ...
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Western Express Case Update

On April 10, 2020 Judge Campbell issued an order denying the Defendants’ Partial Motions to Dismiss. The Court ...
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Report on Broadridge and TMG

We are appalled to learn of reports of unsafe working conditions these workers have endured. It is also ...
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New Case Filed on Behalf of Broadridge and TMG Workers.

  On April 7, 2020, Getman, Sweeney & Dunn filed a class and collective action lawsuit on behalf ...
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Emergency COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave for New Yorkers

Governor Cuomo has just signed a bill into law to ensure New Yorkers can take sick leave during ...
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NY EMPIRE Act – Posted January 29, 2020

Yesterday, workers and lawmakers gathered in Albany to show support for New York’s EMPIRE Act.  The “Empowering People ...
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Postmates Arbitration – posted January 15, 2020

Employers fight hard to enforce their arbitration provisions, until they realize it’s not really what they want.  Over ...
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Addressing Retaliation Concerns – Posted June 19, 2019

One of the most common questions we hear from people who want to bring a case or join ...
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New California Bill Poses Challenges to Gig Economy

California is on its way to passing a law that would more or less eliminate independent contractors, presenting ...
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Forced Arbitration – New Supreme Court Decision – posted May 10, 2019

The issue of forced arbitration continues to be a hot topic. In a recent decision in the Lamps ...
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Wall-Street-Journal

Illinois Minimum Wage to Raise to $15 per hour by by 2025 – Wall Street Journal

The Illinois House voted on Thursday to increase the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025. ...
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SFGATE

Workers waiting ‘on call’ must be paid, court rules – SFGATE

On Monday, the Second District Court of Appeals in Los Angeles ruled that workers in California who are ...
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