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May 27, 2014
AB 2416, by Assemblyman Mark Stone, gives workers the power to file a lien against an employer at the time the wage complaint is filed,...
January 27, 2014
By Claudia Torrens | Source: BusinessWeek.com
NEW YORK (AP) — Martin Garcia was making $80 a day cleaning the basement of a New York City building after Superstorm Sandy. The 34-year-old Mexican...
June 14, 2012
By Tim Judson, Workers' Rights Policy Specialist at Progressive States Network | Source: HuffingtonPost.com | Posted: 06/07/2012 5:19 pm
Co-authored with Cristina Francisco-McGuire
This week, we...
June 7, 2012
Cal/OSHA is actively investigating these two recent cases as suspected heat related deaths. One was a farmworker in Coalinga, generic and the other, pills an 18 year old construction worker for a...
April 10, 2012
Danbury firm that failed to pay seven workers could cost company owner up to five years in prison.
By Mark Langlois | Source: Danbury.Patch.com
In one case of failing to pay workers, mind a Danbury...
13-09-2011 NHITS5640 Press Releases NDLON Staff
New York, NY: Community leaders, small business owners, and workers are participating in a nationwide day of action to speak out against H.R. 2164, legislation presented by Texas Congressman Lamar...Read more
14-06-2011 NHITS6099 Press Releases NDLON Staff
Washington, DC. Rep. Lamar Smith added steam to the backward trend of Right-wing politics hijacking the political arena by introducing the overreaching e-verify bill that would mandate employer participation in...Read more
11-10-2012 NHITS5542 Legislation Nadia Marin Molina
Illinois Wage Theft Legislation Just Pay for All Act - full text is below and attached. Passed in 2010 through organizing campaign of Union Latina in Chicago, IL.
Public Act...Read more
11-10-2012 NHITS8517 Legislation Nadia Marin Molina
City of Seattle Wage Theft Ordinance - full text is below and attached. Was passed in 2011 based on organizing campaign of Casa Latina.
AN ORDINANCE relating to wage theft;...Read more
10-10-2012 NHITS8191 Legislation Nadia Marin Molina
Full Text of the Ordinance is attached. It was passed in 2010 as a result of WeCount organizing in Miami Dade County, Florida.
ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING CHAPTER 22 OF THE CODE...Read more
For Immediate Release: September 13, 2012
Ending Wage Theft is Crucial for Improving All Jobs, Tackling Inequality
10 WAYS TO REBUILD MIDDLE CLASS REPORT ISSUED TODAY
WASHINGTON, DC –…