Catering workers at Los Angeles airport sue for unpaid overtime

Under California law, employers must pay employees all their wages in a timely manner. This also applies to overtime pay for all hours worked. If an employer is violating the rights of…

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Catering workers at Los Angeles airport sue for unpaid overtime

Under California law, employers must pay employees all their wages in a timely manner. This also applies to overtime pay for all hours worked. If an employer is violating the rights of…

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Southern California restaurant chain pays $150,000 for discriminating against male servers

Sometimes employers will make excuses for allowing or participating in discriminatory conduct. A government agency recently accused a Southern California restaurant chain of citing supposed customer preference as justification for engaging in…

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Appeals court reinstates disability discrimination suit against Comcast

A federal appeals court overturned a lower court’s decision and reinstated a discrimination case filed by a former Comcast Inc. employee. The customer service representative was terminated while she was on leave…

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Harris Ranch sued after firing worker who took medical leave for cancer treatment

A woman filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against her employer for allegedly firing her after she took medical leave to undergo chemotherapy following breast cancer surgery. She had been working for the…

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Survey reveals workplace discrimination persists in United States

A recent survey by job website Glassdoor points to some concerning data about the prevalence of discrimination at work. Almost 60 percent of employees in the United States claim they have seen,…

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African American UCLA worker wins $1.58 million in hostile work environment case

Whether it is a corporate office or a restaurant kitchen, all workplaces are legally required to be free from discrimination and harassment. A hostile work environment is one in which pervasive verbal…

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Former fast food worker awarded $15.4 million in disability discrimination lawsuit

The fast food industry is notorious for poor labor practices that range from denying workers their rightful wages to ignoring complaints about sexual harassment. Employees may hesitate to speak up about workplace…

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Blind woman gets $570,000 from Mercy Medical Center for disability discrimination

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is based on the principle that every person has the right to have a normal, productive career. The federal disability law bars employers from discriminating against…

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