USA - January 31 2013 In a matter of first impression, the Northern District of Illinois determined that maids and house cleaners employed by third parties are protected…
USA - December 17 2012 The New Jersey Assembly Budget Committee has approved legislation to enhance penalties and sanctions against employers who illegally withhold wages and benefits from employees.
USA - November 28 2012 The U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) has recovered $213,000 in back wages for 1,028 foreign students who were employed at a plant owned by Hershey Co.
USA - August 31 2012 Several months ago, an employer asked me why settlements under the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) are typically accessible to the public.
USA - July 27 2012 Affiliated Computers Services, Inc. (“ACS”), a company owned by Xerox, has agreed to settle a wage and hour dispute with call center employees for $4.5 million.