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Lawsuit alleges AT&T"s absence policies discriminate against pregnant women: "Workers aren"t machines"

Two former employees of AT&T Mobility LLC claim they were fired after returning from maternity leave because they missed work for pregnancy-related or emergency child care......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 16th, 2018

Nike ‘Devalued and Demeaned’ Female Employees, Lawsuit Alleges

The lawsuit, filed Thursday in federal court in Portland, Oregon, seeks class-action status. Nike Inc. was sued for sexual discrimination by former female employees who say women were “devalu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 11th, 2018

Former Nike worker alleges sex discrimination in BOLI complaint

One of the four women who filed a federal lawsuit against Nike yesterday is taking on the company in another arena. Kelly Cahill had filed a complaint against Nike with the state's Bureau of Labor and Industries alleging sex discrimination. Cahil.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2018

Nike is hit with lawsuit by former employees who say they faced gender discrimination

Nike has been hit with a discrimination lawsuit that alleges it pays and promotes women less than their male peers, the latest accusations to rock the sneaker giant  &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 10th, 2018

VW worker, 60, files age discrimination case in Tennessee

A 60-year-old employee at Volkswagen's Chattanooga auto plant has filed a class-action lawsuit in which he contends the company is using a rebranding effort to discriminate against workers once they turn 50......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 29th, 2018

On Equal Pay Day, here are 8 new laws helping women workers

Domestic violence victims in Nevada will get time off from work and pregnant workers will get protections in Massachusetts......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2018

HUD Alleges Facebook Fair Housing Violations

In a formal complaint filed on Friday, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) accused Facebook of allowing landlords and homeowners to use targeted Facebook ads to discriminate against potential tenants and buyers .....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismedia20 hr. 30 min. ago

Native-born Americans outnumber unauthorized immigrant workers in every single industry or job, according to multiple studies

Paul Wishart / Shutterstock.com The Trump administration has based its immigration policies on the belief that non-native born workers are taking jobs from native-born American workers. Howev.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 19th, 2018

As food-poisoning outbreaks sweep America, here"s what an expert says pregnant women should refuse to eat

Getty Images With an uptick in news about food-poisoning outbreaks, pregnant women need to be aware of which foods carry certain risks. Foodborne illnesses such as listeria can be riskier for pregnant wo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 18th, 2018

10 ways women still aren"t equal around the world

Amanda Edwards/Getty ImagesIt's hard to believe, but women simply aren't on an equal playing field with men yet … and it's even less equal for women of color, trans women, and women of other mar.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 17th, 2018

MIBW: The best leadership advice

For the 20th edition of the St. Louis Business Journal's Most Influential Business Women Awards, we asked our honorees to share their best advice for the next generation of leaders. From believing in yourself to trusting co-workers to do their job, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018

Ex-Tesla employee alleges Elon Musk authorized spying on workers in bombshell SEC tip (TSLA)

Scott Olson / Getty Images Another former Te.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 16th, 2018

Sen. Elizabeth Warren: Trade deals help companies, not workers

Jim Cramer sits down with Sen. Elizabeth Warren to discuss her new bill, the Accountable Capitalism Act, and also hear her views on U.S. trade policies......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyAug 15th, 2018

Tinder co-founders claim they"re owed $2 billion

A lawsuit alleges that the popular dating app's current owners manipulated the valuation of the company......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 15th, 2018

The FDA approved an app to prevent pregnancy. Can an app do that?

Women can use Natural Cycles on their smartphones to calculate fertility. But even among those who used it perfectly, 1.8 percent got pregnant......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 14th, 2018

Tinder Lawsuit Alleges Sexual Abuse Cover-Up by IAC/Match Group

The plaintiffs are seeking billions in .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 14th, 2018

Flexibility tops office workers" wish lists, followed by healthcare

Office workers value flexible working options more than any other employment benefit, but there are crucial differences between what men and women want from their employer according to new research released from Ambius, the leading experts in .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkAug 14th, 2018

Tinder co-founders sue app"s owners, claiming they"re owed $2 billion

A lawsuit alleges that the popular dating app's current owners manipulated the valuation of the company......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 14th, 2018

Tinder co-founders and 8 others sue dating app"s owners, claiming they"re owed $2 billion

A lawsuit alleges that the popular dating app's current owners manipulated the valuation of the company......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 14th, 2018

Why your wages aren"t growing

Despite a number of tailwinds, the U.S. economy just isn't delivering the pay hikes that workers need.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 11th, 2018

UCSF lawsuit alleges employee steered building deals to contractor

A high-level UCSF employee who helped map out university building projects and awarded contracts was paid by a Berkeley contractor to steer work toward the company, the University of California alleged in a lawsuit filed late Friday. The civil suit in .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2018