March 29, 2012

Class-action lawsuit against Forever 21

The famous American retailer, Forever 21, is being sued by employees in a class-action lawsuit who claim that they were neglected to pay for time worked.
March 29, 2012

Investigation of Apple factory reveals labor violations

In Apple's sixth annual "supplier responsibility" report, Apple discusses in detail the labor violations which were discovered and Apple’s responses to those violations.
November 21, 2011

Wholesale Sink and Faucet Supplier Sued by EEOC for Pregnancy Discrimination

Chemcore Industries, Inc., a Marietta, Georgia based company and one of the largest wholesale suppliers of sinks, faucets and related accessories to fabricators, plumbing suppliers and contractors in the United States, has been charged with violating federal law when its branch manager fired a customer service representative only hours after learning that she was pregnant.
August 25, 2011

45,000 Verizon Workers Walk Out

Approximately 45,000 unionized workers at Verizon walked off the job on Sunday, August 07, 2011, after contract talks stalled over the weekend.