FIL-AM ADVOCATES SAY NEW SUPREME COURT RULING IS DETRIMENTAL TO WORKERS

LOS ANGELES — Having their day in court just became much harder to get for millions of American workers. On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on ideological lines — 5 conservatives and 4 liberals — that employers can force employees to resolve disputes outside the court system, blocking potential class-action lawsuits. The case challenged … Read more

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3 common wage and hour issues that workers face

One of the basic tenants of the worker and employer relationship is that employees receive payment for the time they work. While this arrangement is supposed to be straightforward, some employers try to bend the rules or withhold payment to…

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3 common wage and hour issues that workers face

One of the basic tenants of the worker and employer relationship is that employees receive payment for the time they work. While this arrangement is supposed to be straightforward, some employers try to bend the rules or withhold payment to…

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3 common wage and hour issues that workers face

One of the basic tenants of the worker and employer relationship is that employees receive payment for the time they work. While this arrangement is supposed to be straightforward, some employers try to bend the rules or withhold payment to…

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Worker forced to get flu shot despite religious objections

A nursing home worker was forced to submit to a mandatory flu shot after being told her refusal would result in termination. A federal suit alleging religious discrimination has been filed against the county that owns nursing home….

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Calif. Ski Resort Gets Final OK For $3.75M TCPA Deal

Law360 (March 14, 2018, 4:11 PM EDT) — A settlement that will see Mammoth Mountain Ski Area LLC fork over $3.75 million to resolve Telephone Consumer Protection Act claims secured final approval Tuesday, with a California federal judge saying the…

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WPost analysis: Administration taking less aggressive approach to consumer protection.

Citing a "review of available data and interviews with consumer advocates and government officials," the Washington Post (3/5, Merle, Jan, 15.96M) reports that President Trump and his regulators "are taking a far less aggressive approach to consumer protection than their…

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WPost analysis: Administration taking less aggressive approach to consumer protection.

Citing a "review of available data and interviews with consumer advocates and government officials," the Washington Post (3/5, Merle, Jan, 15.96M) reports that President Trump and his regulators "are taking a far less aggressive approach to consumer protection than their…

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There is more than one way to stop the foreclosure process

Have you missed multiple mortgage payments? Has your mortgage lender filed a notice of default? Are you concerned that you are going to lose your home to foreclosure in the near future? Like most people, there is nothing worse…

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