The Wall Street Journal: Nike facing discrimination lawsuit from two former female employees

Two former employees have filed a lawsuit against Nike alleging discrimination that hindered pay and career advancement......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2018

2 former employees are suing Nike over alleged pay discrimination at the company (NKE)

Getty/Natalie Behring Nike is being sued by two female ex-employees who claim that they were discriminated against while working for the company, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.  The news comes .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 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

The Wall Street Journal: Canada’s Trudeau, facing groping allegation, says he did nothing inappropriate

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Thursday he doesn’t believe he behaved inappropriately during an interaction with a female reporter that took place 18 years ago and has come under renewed scrutiny......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 6th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Fox News settles discrimination lawsuits for around $10 million

Fox News and its parent company 21st Century Fox said they have reached settlements with 18 former employees of the news channel who had filed lawsuits that included allegations of racial and gender discrimination......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 15th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Nike CEO apologizes to employees for toxic corporate culture

Nike Inc. boss Mark Parker apologized to employees Thursday for allowing a corporate culture that excluded some staff and failed to take seriously complaints about workplace issues, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 3rd, 2018

Buzzfeed will reportedly cut 15% of its staff

Brendan McDermid/Reuters BuzzFeed is planning to cut 15% of its staff, according to a Wall Street Journal report on Wednesday.  The decision could cost 250 employees their jobs with the digital publisher.  BuzzFeed is planning to.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider6 hr. 28 min. ago

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook vows crackdown on scam ads following lawsuit

Facebook Inc. has pledged to crack down on scam ads with a new reporting tool that lets users flag suspected fraudulent schemes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch8 hr. 58 min. ago

Citi says female employees earn 29 percent less than men

Citigroup's female employees earn 29 percent less than their male counterparts, the Wall Street bank revealed on Wednesday, while announcing targets for appointing more women and minorities to senior roles......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: CBS News names Susan Zirinsky as its first female president

CBS News has tapped network veteran Susan Zirinsky as its new president and senior executive producer, succeeding David Rhodes, as the news organization looks to turn the page on a tumultuous period and make gains in the ratings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 7th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Shutdown stalemate could lead to delayed income-tax refunds

About 1 in 8 employees at the Internal Revenue Service are working during the partial shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 3rd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Teachers are quitting their jobs at the highest rate on record

Teachers and other public education employees, such as community-college faculty, school psychologists and janitors, are quitting their jobs at the fastest rate on record, government data shows......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 28th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: In defamation defense, Elon Musk claims his ‘pedo guy’ tweet wasn’t serious

Elon Musk sought to dismiss a defamation lawsuit, with his lawyers arguing that no one could have taken seriously his claim that a British cave diver is a pedophile, especially because the statement was made in the “rough and tumble” forum of Twitter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 27th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Juul’s instant millionaires: $2 billion from Altria is going directly to employees

The holidays just got a lot happier for the 1,500 employees of Juul Labs, which is giving its employees more than $2 billion of the $12.8 billion that Altria invested in the e-cigarette maker......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 21st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Maker of ‘Fortnite’ sued over lucrative dance moves

A lawsuit filed against the maker of “Fortnite” by the New York rapper 2 Milly is taking aim at one of the more popular and colorful aspects of the smash-hit videogame: the celebratory dances players buy for a few bucks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 17th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: GM: Some workers slated for layoffs can transfer

Employees who will be out of work when GM idles factories in the U.S. and Canada are eligible to transfer, company says......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Glencore, Vitol and Trafigura in focus in Brazil bribery probe

Brazil’s sprawling Operation Car Wash corruption probe is investigating Glencore, Trafigura and Vitol for alledgedly paying millions of dollars in bribes to employees of Brazilian oil company Petrobas......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 5th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: In GE probe, ex-staffers say insurance risks were ignored

Federal investigators are questioning former employees of General Electric about intricate details in a legacy insurance business that led to accounting problems at the conglomerate in the past year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 30th, 2018

Former GE employees say insurance risks were ignored: WSJ

General Electric Co's former employees are being questioned by federal investigators about details in a legacy insurance business that led to accounting issues at the conglomerate last year, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Georgia blocked black voters, mishandled election, lawsuit claims

A group started by Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday, alleging the secretary of state’s office and the state election board systematically blocked black voters from the polls in the Nov. 6 election......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 27th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump says ‘highly unlikely’ that China will avoid facing tariff hikes

Four days before .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 26th, 2018